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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Impossible to quench.

Usage examples (32)
  • unquenchable thirst
  • The information age equivalent of gold, the article asserts, is silicon -- and it calls the unquenchable search for success in the information age "siliconitis."
  • The Greek word ασβεστος, meaning "unquenchable", survives as the term asbestos, a mineral once prized as a flame-retardant.
  • But the zeal of Radisson and Groseilliers was unquenchable. for more
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