uncontrollably


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un·con·trol·la·ble

 (ŭn′kən-trō′lə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to control or govern: an uncontrollable urge for a chocolate bar; uncontrollable rebels.

un′con·trol′la·bil′i·ty, un′con·trol′la·ble·ness n.
un′con·trol′la·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.uncontrollably - in an uncontrolled manneruncontrollably - in an uncontrolled manner; "she laughed uncontrollably"
Translations

uncontrollably

[ˈʌnkənˈtrəʊləblɪ] ADV [spread, increase] → incontrolablemente; [laugh, cry, shake] → sin poder controlarse, inconteniblemente

uncontrollably

[ˌʌnkənˈtrəʊləbli] adv
to shake uncontrollably → être pris(e) de tremblements incontrôlables

uncontrollably

advunkontrollierbar; weephemmungslos; laughunkontrolliert

uncontrollably

[ˌʌnkənˈtrəʊləblɪ] adv to laugh uncontrollablyridere senza potersi fermare
the car skidded uncontrollably → la macchina ha slittato e ne ho (or hai ) perso il controllo
References in classic literature ?
answered Levin, feeling the muscles of his left cheek twitching uncontrollably.
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I began to shake uncontrollably, I had to sit down, I felt physically sick," he revealed.
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