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unputdownable

[uhn-poo t-dou-nuh-buh l] /ˌʌn pʊtˈdaʊ nə bəl/
adjective, Informal.
1.
(especially of a book or periodical) so interesting or suspenseful as to compel reading.
Origin of unputdownable
from phrase put down; see un-1, -able
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unputdownable

/ˌʌnpʊtˈdaʊnəbəl/
adjective
1.
(of a book, esp a novel) so gripping as to be read right through at one sitting
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