Adjective "unrestrainable" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/(ˌ)ʌnrɪˈstreɪnəbl/

Definitions and examples

adjective

That cannot be restrained; irrepressible.

    Definitions

    1. to hold back from action; keep in check or under control; repress: to restrain one's temper.

    2. to deprive of liberty, as by arrest or the like.

    3. to limit or hamper the activity, growth, or effect of: to restrain trade with Cuba.

    More examples(as adjective)

    "levels can be unrestrainable."

    Origin

    (restrain)Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Lydgate (c1370–c1449), poet and prior of Hatfield Regis. From un- + restrain + -able.