Sunday, January 07, 2001
indefatigable adjective [in-dih-FAT-ih-guh-bul] Incapable of being fatigued; not readily exhausted; untiring; unwearying; not yielding to fatigue.
Definitions for indefatigable
- Incapable of being fatigued; not readily exhausted; untiring; unwearying; not yielding to fatigue.
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Citations for indefatigable
She was always seeking to add to her collection and was an indefatigable first-nighter at Broadway shows.
For the next thirteen years, with indefatigable zeal he rummages the libraries for charts and details of the spice trade and Pacific voyages.
Origin of indefatigable
Indefatigable comes from Latin indefatigabilis, from in-, "not" + defatigare, "to tire out," from de-, intensive prefix + fatigare, "to weary."