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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The quality or state of being bad beyond correction or reform The quality or state of being willful, unruly or uncontrollable

Usage examples (36)
  • The teacher found his incorrigibility difficult to handle.
  • Adjective : incorrigible behavior; an incorrigible liar. ,an incorrigible child; incorrigible hair. ,an incorrigible habit. ,an incorrigible optimist
  • "incorrigibility" and then committed to Norristown State Hospital.
  • But his default setting was stuck on eternal incorrigibility. p96 for more
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