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irresistible


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Irresistible  \Ir`re*sist"i*ble\,  a.  [Pref.  ir-  not  +  resistible: 
  cf  F.  irr['e]sistible.] 
  That  can  not  be  successfully  resisted  or  opposed;  superior  to 
  opposition;  resistless;  overpowering;  as  an  irresistible 
  attraction. 
 
  An  irresistible  law  of  our  nature  impels  us  to  seek 
  happiness.  --J.  M.  Mason. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  irresistible 
  adj  1:  impossible  to  resist;  overpowering;  "irresistible  (or 
  resistless)  impulses";  "what  happens  when  an 
  irresistible  force  meets  an  immovable  object?"  [syn:  {resistless}] 
  [ant:  {resistible}] 
  2:  overpoweringly  attractive;  "irresistible  beauty" 




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