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in·de·fat·i·ga·ble

 (ĭn′dĭ-făt′ĭ-gə-bəl)
adj.
Having or showing a capacity for persistent effort; not tiring or relenting: See Synonyms at tireless.

[Obsolete French indéfatigable, from Latin indēfatīgābilis : in-, not; see in-1 + dēfatīgāre, to tire out (dē-, intensive pref.; see de- + fatīgāre, to weary).]

in′de·fat′i·ga·bil′i·ty n.
in′de·fat′i·ga·bly adv.
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indefatigable

(ˌɪndɪˈfætɪɡəbəl)
adj
unable to be tired out; unflagging
[C16: from Latin indēfatīgābilis, from in-1 + dēfatīgāre, from fatīgāre to tire]
ˌindeˌfatigaˈbility, ˌindeˈfatigableness n
ˌindeˈfatigably adv
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in•de•fat•i•ga•ble

(ˌɪn dɪˈfæt ɪ gə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being tired out; untiring.
[1580–90; < Latin indēfatīgābilis untiring]
in`de•fat`i•ga•bil′i•ty, in`de•fat′i•ga•ble•ness, n.
in`de•fat′i•ga•bly, adv.
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indefatigable

- Means "incapable of being wearied."
See also related terms for incapable.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.indefatigable - showing sustained enthusiastic action with unflagging vitalityindefatigable - showing sustained enthusiastic action with unflagging vitality; "an indefatigable advocate of equal rights"; "a tireless worker"; "unflagging pursuit of excellence"
energetic - possessing or exerting or displaying energy; "an energetic fund raiser for the college"; "an energetic group of hikers"; "it caused an energetic chemical reaction"
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indefatigable

adjective tireless, dogged, persevering, patient, relentless, diligent, inexhaustible, unremitting, assiduous, unflagging, untiring, sedulous, pertinacious, unwearying, unwearied His indefatigable spirit helped him to cope with the illness.
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indefatigable

adjective
Having or showing a capacity for protracted effort, regardless of difficulty or frustration:
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neúnavný
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indefatigable

[ˌɪndɪˈfætɪgəbl] ADJincansable, infatigable
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indefatigable

[ˌɪndɪˈfætɪgəbəl] adj [person] → infatigable
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indefatigable

adj, indefatigably
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indefatigable

[ˌɪndɪˈfætɪgəbl] adjinfaticabile, instancabile
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She participated in a number of fleet actions during the First World War, including several bombardments of the English coast and destroyed the British battlecruiser HMS Indefatigable in the opening minutes of the Battle of Jutland.
The destruction of the battlecruiser HMS Indefatigable cost 20 North East lives and another 20 were lost on the Elswick-built HMS Invincible.
He was killed aboard HMS Indefatigable when it took a hit in the Battle of Jutland in 1916.
Ordinary Seaman Wilfred Haigh from Skelmanthorpe died on board the battle cruiser HMS Indefatigable. The ship was hit in the first few minutes and went down with only two of the crew of 2,019 surviving.
SHIP'S Corporal A E Smith, 76 Lemon Street, Kirkdale, was on HMS Indefatigable. He joined the Navy as a boy in 1906.
He was then posted to the joint service mountain training centre at HMS Indefatigable in Llanfair PG.
HMS Indefatigable former crew members hold their reunion from April 12-14 at Portsmouth.