Definition of

Irrepressible

  1. (adj, all) impossible to repress or control
    uncontrollable laughter

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Synonyms of Irrepressible

uncontrollable

Alternate forms of Irrepressible

Derivations: irrepressibility

Origin of the word Irrepressible

  1. 1811, from in- "not" + repressible (see repress). First attested in "Sense and Sensibility." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Irrepressible

irreproachable, irreproachably, irreversible, irreversibly

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