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Meaning of UNCONTROLLABLE

Pronunciation:  `unkun'trowlubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  impossible to repress or control; "an irrepressible chatterbox"; "uncontrollable laughter"
  2. [adj]  not susceptible of improvement; "uncontrollable children"; "an uncorrectable habit"
  3. [adj]  of persons; "the little boy's parents think he is spirited, but his teacher finds him unruly"
  4. [adj]  difficult to solve or alleviate; "uncontrollable pain"
 

UNCONTROLLABLE is a 14 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: incorrigible, indocile, intractable, irrepressible, uncontrolled, uncorrectable, ungovernable, unmanageable, unruly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Un`con*trol"la*ble\, a.
1. Incapable of being controlled; ungovernable; irresistible;
   as, an uncontrollable temper; uncontrollable events.

2. Indisputable; irrefragable; as, an uncontrollable maxim;
   an uncontrollable title. [R.] --Swift. --
   {Un`con*trol"la*ble*ness}, n. -- {Un`con*trol"la*bly},
   adv.

 

 

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