unteachable

adjective
un·​teach·​able | \ˌən-ˈtē-chə-bəl \

Definition of unteachable 

: unable to be taught : not teachable unteachable lessons There are no unteachable children.

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The difference is that the former can be learned or imposed, whereas the inventions of style are personal, spontaneous, inimitable, and unteachable. Richard Brody, The New Yorker, "“Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia” and the Question of the Substance of Style," 26 May 2017

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First Known Use of unteachable

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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