Definition of inextinguishable in English:


Line breaks: in|ex¦tin¦guish|able
Pronunciation: /ɪnɪkˈstɪŋgwɪʃəb(ə)l
, ɪnɛk-/


  • Unable to be extinguished or quenched: a small inextinguishable candle
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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, imperishable, indestructible, undying, unfading, unfailing, unceasing, ceaseless, enduring, lasting, everlasting, eternal, persistent, incessant

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