Definition of irrepressible adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌɪrɪˈpresəbl//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪrɪˈpresəbl//
    Happiness, Energetic
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  1. 1(of a person) lively, happy and full of energy synonym ebullient The irrepressible Gerrard scored two goals. See related entries: Happiness, Energetic
  2. 2(of feelings, etc.) very strong; impossible to control or stop irrepressible confidence
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: irrepressible