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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.

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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. Sipho P Nkosi:

    Take care of what is controllable and let go of what is uncontrollable.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

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

  3. Edgar Watson Howe:

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

  4. 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.

  5. Martin Llewellyn:

    As well as the return of measles and other vaccine-preventable infectious diseases, the continued upsurge in malaria could soon become uncontrollable.

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

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