inexhaustible


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in·ex·haust·i·ble

 (ĭn′ĭg-zô′stə-bəl)
adj.
1. That cannot be entirely consumed or used up: an inexhaustible supply of coal.
2. Never wearying; tireless: an inexhaustible campaigner.

in′ex·haust′i·bil′i·ty, in′ex·haust′i·ble·ness n.
in′ex·haust′i·bly adv.

inexhaustible

(ˌɪnɪɡˈzɔːstəbəl)
adj
1. incapable of being used up; endless: inexhaustible patience.
2. incapable or apparently incapable of becoming tired; tireless
ˌinexˌhaustiˈbility, ˌinexˈhaustibleness n
ˌinexˈhaustibly adv

in•ex•haust•i•ble

(ˌɪn ɪgˈzɔs tə bəl)

adj.
1. not exhaustible; incapable of being depleted: an inexhaustible supply.
2. untiring; tireless: an inexhaustible runner.
[1595–1605; < Latin]
in`ex•haust`i•bil′i•ty, in`ex•haust′i•ble•ness, n.
in`ex•haust′i•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inexhaustible - that cannot be entirely consumed or used upinexhaustible - that cannot be entirely consumed or used up; "an inexhaustible supply of coal"
infinite - having no limits or boundaries in time or space or extent or magnitude; "the infinite ingenuity of man"; "infinite wealth"
2.inexhaustible - incapable of being entirely consumed or used up; "an inexhaustible supply of coal"
exhaustible - capable of being used up

inexhaustible

adjective
1. endless, infinite, never-ending, limitless, boundless, bottomless, unbounded, measureless, illimitable They seem to have an inexhaustible supply of ammunition.
endless limited, bounded, finite, measurable, exhaustible, limitable
2. tireless, undaunted, indefatigable, unfailing, unflagging, untiring, unwearying, unwearied the sound of his inexhaustible voice, still talking
tireless failing, tiring, flagging, wearied, daunted, enervated

inexhaustible

adjective
Having or showing a capacity for protracted effort, regardless of difficulty or frustration:
Translations
لا يَنْضُب، لا يَنْفَذ
nevyčerpatelný
uudtømmelig
kimeríthetetlen
óòrjótandi
neišsenkamaineišsenkamasneišsenkamos atsargos
neizsīkstošsneizsmeļams

inexhaustible

[ˌɪnɪgˈzɔːstəbl] ADJ [supply] → inagotable
she has inexhaustible energytiene una energía inagotable

inexhaustible

[ˌɪnɪgˈzɔːstəbəl] adjinépuisable

inexhaustible

adjunerschöpflich; source, spring alsonie versiegend; curiosityunstillbar, unendlich; person, talkerunermüdlich

inexhaustible

[ˌɪnɪgˈzɔːstəbl] adj (patience, supply) → inesauribile; (person) → instancabile, infaticabile

inexhaustible

(inigˈzoːstəbl) adjective
very large; not likely to be used up. an inexhaustible supply; Her energy seems inexhaustible.
ˌinexˈhaustibly adverb
ˈinexˌhaustiˈbility noun
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It was true that some land was cultivated on the further slope, some mills erected and lumber furnished from the inexhaustible forest; but the consumers were the inhabitants themselves, who paid for their produce in borrowed capital or unlimited credit.
In such emergencies Hester's nature showed itself warm and rich -- a well-spring of human tenderness, unfailing to every real demand, and inexhaustible by the largest.
Those narrow straits of Sunda divide Sumatra from Java; and standing midway in that vast rampart of islands, buttressed by that bold green promontory, known to seamen as Java Head; they not a little correspond to the central gateway opening into some vast walled empire: and considering the inexhaustible wealth of spices, and silks, and jewels, and gold, and ivory, with which the thousand islands of that oriental sea are enriched, it seems a significant provision of nature, that such treasures, by the very formation of the land, should at least bear the appearance, however ineffectual, of being guarded from the all-grasping western world.
Her talent for every species of drollery, grimace, and mimicry,--for dancing, tumbling, climbing, singing, whistling, imitating every sound that hit her fancy,--seemed inexhaustible.
They said that in the old day its bottom was below the level of the Neckar, hence the water-supply was inexhaustible.
She was using all her natural, God-given outlets; and Emily Maxwell marveled daily at the inexhaustible way in which the girl poured out and gathered in the treasures of thought and experience that belonged to her.
Little girl, a memory without blot or contamination must be an exquisite treasure--an inexhaustible source of pure refreshment: is it not?
Captain Wragge's inexhaustible outbursts of information -- relieved by delicately-indirect inquiries relating to Mrs.
Every word she uttered--every idea she formed and expressed, was an inexhaustible and indestructible impulse.
Du Bousquier, like all those who live by their heads only, carried on his hatreds with the quiet tranquillity of a rivulet, feeble apparently, but inexhaustible.
It was a real grief to me to crush under my feet the brilliant specimens of molluscs which strewed the ground by thousands, of hammerheads, donaciae (veritable bounding shells), of staircases, and red helmet-shells, angel-wings, and many others produced by this inexhaustible ocean.
Freighted with eternal principles Athwart the night's void, Where cloud masses darken, And the wind blows ceaseless around, Beyond the range of conceptions Let us gain the Centre, And there hold fast without violence, Fed from an inexhaustible supply.