difficult to solve or alleviate
indocile, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unruly(adj)
"the little boy's parents think he is spirited, but his teacher finds him unruly"
uncontrollable, uncorrectable, unmanageable(adj)
incapable of being controlled or managed
"uncontrollable children"; "an uncorrectable habit"
impossible to repress or control
"an irrepressible chatterbox"; "uncontrollable laughter"
Not able to be controlled, contained or governed.
She got the uncontrollable urge for some chocolate.
Origin: From un- + controllable.
incapable of being controlled; ungovernable; irresistible; as, an uncontrollable temper; uncontrollable events
indisputable; irrefragable; as, an uncontrollable maxim; an uncontrollable title
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-kon-trō′la-bl, adj. not capable of being controlled: indisputable.—n. Uncontroll′ableness.—adv. Uncontroll′ably.—adj. Uncontrolled′.—adv. Uncontroll′edly.
The numerical value of uncontrollable in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of uncontrollable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Take care of what is controllable and let go of what is uncontrollable.
The creator created women to control those wild, uncontrollable, intriguing men.
Many people would be more truthful were it not for their uncontrollable desire to talk.
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.
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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