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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The world might have been challenged to produce another baby who had such a store of pleasant nonsense said and sung to it, as Bella said and sung to this baby; or who was dressed and undressed as often in four-and-twenty hours as Bella dressed and undressed this baby; or who was held behind doors and poked out to stop its father's way when he came home, as this baby was; or, in a word, who did half the number of baby things, through the lively invention of a gay and proud young mother, that this inexhaustible baby did.
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.
Indirect tactics, efficiently applied, are inexhaustible as Heaven and Earth, unending as the flow of rivers and streams; like the sun and moon, they end but to begin anew; like the four seasons, they pass away to return once more.
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.
A battalion of waiters slid among the throng, carrying trays of beer glasses and making change from the inexhaustible vaults of their trousers pockets.
Michel Ardan, always easy, dressed in thorough traveler's costume, leathern gaiters on his legs, pouch by his side, in loose velvet suit, cigar in mouth, was full of inexhaustible gayety, laughing, joking, playing pranks with J.
Lady Janet's inexhaustible patience showed signs of failing her at last.
Even old Lobbs himself, in the very height of his ferocity, couldn't resist the coaxing of his pretty daughter; and when she, and her cousin Kate--an arch, impudent-looking, bewitching little person--made a dead set upon the old man together, as, to say the truth, they very often did, he could have refused them nothing, even had they asked for a portion of the countless and inexhaustible treasures, which were hidden from the light, in the iron safe.
Here consequently was an inexhaustible subject of discourse.
He breathes his rage in terrific squalls, and overwhelms his realm with an inexhaustible welter of clouds.
I did not know whether it was well written or not; I never thought about that; it was simply there in its vast entirety, its inexhaustible opulence, and I was rich in it beyond the dreams of avarice.
At length the great and long-expected day -- May 15, 1673 -- arrived; and all Haarlem, swelled by her neighbours, was gathered in the beautiful tree-lined streets, determined on this occasion not to waste its applause upon military heroes, or those who had won notable victories in the field of science, but to reserve their applause for those who had overcome Nature, and had forced the inexhaustible mother to be delivered of what had theretofore been regarded as impossible, -- a completely black tulip.