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Meaning of irresistible by Wiktionary Dictionary

irresistible


    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ˌɪɹɪˈzɪstəbl̩/

    Adjective

    irresistible ( comparative more irresistible, superlative most irresistible )

    1. Not able to be resisted .

    Derived terms



Explanation of irresistible by Wordnet Dictionary

irresistible


    Adjective
    1. overpoweringly attractive

    2. irresistible beauty
    3. impossible to resist

    4. irresistible ( or resistless ) impulses
      what happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object?


    Definition of irresistible by GCIDE Dictionary

    irresistible


    1. Irresistible a. [Pref. ir- not + resistible: cf. F. irrésistible.] That can not be successfully resisted or opposed; superior to opposition; resistless; overpowering; as, “an irresistible attraction”.

      An irresistible law of our nature impels us to seek happiness. J. M. Mason.