Definition of inextinguishable in English:


Syllabification: in·ex·tin·guish·a·ble
Pronunciation: /ˌinikˈstiNGɡwəSHəb(ə)l


Unable to be extinguished or quenched: a small inextinguishable candle figurative inextinguishable good humor
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  • I've got a friend who shares my inextinguishable obsession with Late 1970s Los Angeles punk rock, and the fountain of musical genius that followed it in that locale in the early 80s.
  • This incident occurred just after I had finished editing Fred Turner's article on the inextinguishable power of the traditional poem.
  • The 1984 clash between Sikh extremists and Indian troops may be an inextinguishable memory here, but today the Golden Temple is one of the most life-affirming places on the planet.
irrepressible, unquenchable, indestructible, undying, immortal, imperishable, unfailing, unceasing, ceaseless, enduring, everlasting, eternal, persistent

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