insuppressible

[ in-suh-pres-uh-buh l ]
/ ˌɪn səˈprɛs ə bəl /

adjective

incapable of being suppressed; irrepressible: his insuppressible humor.

Origin of insuppressible

First recorded in 1600–10; in-3 + suppressible

Related forms

in·sup·press·i·bly, adverb
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insuppressible

/ (ˌɪnsəˈprɛsəbəl) /

adjective

incapable of being suppressed, overcome, or muffledan insuppressible giggle

Derived Forms

insuppressibly, adverb
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