Definitions for uncontrollable

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word uncontrollable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. uncontrollable, unmanageable(adj)

    difficult to solve or alleviate

    "uncontrollable pain"

  2. indocile, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unruly(adj)

    of persons

    "the little boy's parents think he is spirited, but his teacher finds him unruly"

  3. uncontrollable, uncorrectable, unmanageable(adj)

    incapable of being controlled or managed

    "uncontrollable children"; "an uncorrectable habit"

  4. irrepressible, uncontrollable(adj)

    impossible to repress or control

    "an irrepressible chatterbox"; "uncontrollable laughter"

Wiktionary

  1. uncontrollable(Adjective)

    Not able to be controlled, contained or governed.

    She got the uncontrollable urge for some chocolate.

  2. Origin: From un- + controllable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uncontrollable(adj)

    incapable of being controlled; ungovernable; irresistible; as, an uncontrollable temper; uncontrollable events

  2. Uncontrollable(adj)

    indisputable; irrefragable; as, an uncontrollable maxim; an uncontrollable title

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uncontrollable

    un-kon-trō′la-bl, adj. not capable of being controlled: indisputable.—n. Uncontroll′ableness.—adv. Uncontroll′ably.—adj. Uncontrolled′.—adv. Uncontroll′edly.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncontrollable in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncontrollable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    The creator created women to control those wild, uncontrollable, intriguing men.

  2. Edgar Watson Howe:

    Many people would be more truthful were it not for their uncontrollable desire to talk.

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    By nature, men are uncontrollable and wild, and it should be, but women have the key to control them, if they know how to use it.

  4. Steve Maraboli:

    We can all fight the battles of just one day. It is when we add the burdens of two uncontrollable days, yesterday and tomorrow, that we get overwhelmed.

  5. Santiago Dondo:

    In a sector like mining which needs so much investment, so much capital, all the economic distortions like currency controls and uncontrollable inflation have a very strong and negative impact.

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Translations for uncontrollable

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • unkontrollierbarGerman
  • incontrolableSpanish
  • pitelemätön, hillitön, hallitsematon, kontrolloimatonFinnish
  • incontrôlableFrench
  • incontrollabileItalian
  • incontrolabil, necontrolabilRomanian
  • неконтролируемый, неуправляемыйRussian

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