irrepressibly

irrepressible

[ir-i-pres-uh-buhl]
adjective
incapable of being repressed or restrained; uncontrollable: irrepressible laughter.

Origin:
1805–15; ir-2 + repressible

irrepressibility, irrepressibleness, noun
irrepressibly, adverb
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irrepressible (ˌɪrɪˈprɛsəbəl)
 
adj
not capable of being repressed, controlled, or restrained
 
irrepressi'bility
 
n
 
irre'pressibleness
 
n
 
irre'pressibly
 
adv

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irrepressible
1811, from in- "not" + repressible (see repress). First attested in "Sense and Sensibility."
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