irrepressible Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"irrepressible" in British English

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irrepressibleadjective

uk   us   /ˌɪr.ɪˈpres.ə.bl̩/
full of ​energy and ​enthusiasm; ​impossible to ​stop: Even the ​rainfailed to ​dampen his irrepressible spirits.
irrepressibly
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
(Definition of irrepressible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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irrepressibleadjective

 us   /ˌɪr·ɪˈpres·ə·bəl/
full of ​energy and ​enthusiasm; ​impossible to ​hold back: irrepressible high ​spirits
(Definition of irrepressible from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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