unstoppable

adjective
un·​stop·​pa·​ble | \ ˌən-ˈstä-pə-bəl How to pronounce unstoppable (audio) \

Definition of unstoppable

: incapable of being stopped an unstoppable army an unstoppable rise to power

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unstoppably \ ˌən-​ˈstä-​pə-​blē How to pronounce unstoppable (audio) \ adverb

Examples of unstoppable in a Sentence

At this point in the campaign, he appears to be unstoppable. at this point she's so far ahead in the polls that she's unstoppable
Recent Examples on the Web As proven in the championship game against Ohio State, this offense was unstoppable. Paul Myerberg, USA TODAY, "Ranking the six national championships Nick Saban has won at Alabama," 12 Jan. 2021 Diggs, a former Maryland star, has been unstoppable, with 40 catches for 514 yards over his past four games. Childs Walker, baltimoresun.com, "Whom would the Ravens least want to see in the playoffs? A look at their four potential first-round opponents.," 31 Dec. 2020 Another silver lining of 2020 is the reassurance that art is unstoppable. Andrea K. Scott, The New Yorker, "The Best Art of 2020," 30 Dec. 2020 Tight end Darren Waller, who caught five passes for 112 yards, was unstoppable, but the Dolphins refusal to give safety Eric Rowe help was a mistake. Omar Kelly, sun-sentinel.com, "Dolphins grades and stock up, stock down from wild win over Raiders," 27 Dec. 2020 Colletto had proven to be unstoppable by Stanford’s defense throughout the game. oregonlive, "Unprecedented stretch in Oregon State history, the last of Jermar Jefferson? 8 takeaways from a 27-24 loss to Stanford," 13 Dec. 2020 The team had been unstoppable on the ground, averaging 386 rushing yards in the last three games, and sophomore running back Re’Shaun Sanford II ran for 333 yards in the regular-season finale against Belton. Greg Riddle, Dallas News, "For first time since Nov. 20, Duncanville played a football game — and looked the part of a state-title contender," 11 Dec. 2020 This past year has proven that women who are 50 and older are unstoppable! NBC News, "Mika Brzezinski, Know Your Value and Forbes are gearing up to celebrate 50 trailblazing women over 50," 9 Dec. 2020 Breaux and junior Rylee Morris were unstoppable up front. Jim Derry | Staff Writer, NOLA.com, "Youthful Hannan finishes off comeback from 0-4 to Division III state champion," 14 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of unstoppable

1836, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unstoppable was in 1836

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17 Jan 2021

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“Unstoppable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unstoppable. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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unstoppable

adjective
How to pronounce unstoppable (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of unstoppable

: not able to be stopped

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