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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uncontrollable, unmanageableadjective

    difficult to solve or alleviate

    "uncontrollable pain"

  2. indocile, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unrulyadjective

    of persons

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

  3. uncontrollable, uncorrectable, unmanageableadjective

    incapable of being controlled or managed

    "uncontrollable children"; "an uncorrectable habit"

  4. irrepressible, uncontrollableadjective

    impossible to repress or control

    "an irrepressible chatterbox"; "uncontrollable laughter"

Wiktionary

  1. uncontrollableadjective

    Not able to be controlled, contained or governed.

    She got the uncontrollable urge for some chocolate.

    Etymology: From un- + controllable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uncontrollableadjective

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

  2. Uncontrollableadjective

    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.

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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

Examples of uncontrollable in a Sentence

  1. Abraham Harold Maslow:

    Become aware of internal, subjective subverbal experiences, so that these experiences can be brought into the world of abstraction, of conversation, of naming, etc., with the consequence that it immediately becomes possible for a certain amount of control to be exerted over these hither unconscious and uncontrollable processes

  2. James Murdoch:

    The damage is profound, the sacking of the Capitol is proof positive that what we thought was dangerous is indeed very, very much so. Those outlets that propagate lies to their audience have unleashed insidious and uncontrollable forces that will be with us for years.

  3. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel:

    When individuals and nations have once got in their heads the abstract concept of full-blown liberty, there is nothing like it in its uncontrollable strength.

  4. Dan Pfeiffer:

    The incredible and uncontrollable obsession with all things Trump has moved almost all of the scrutiny and focus to the GOP side of the equation once Clinton survived the Benghazi hearing and Biden dropped out.

  5. 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.

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