Example sentences for: irrepressible

How can you use “irrepressible” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Anyone who would spend three years of his life pursuing an office that he has no reasonable hope of winning must be irrepressible.

  • "The central question," wrote Times correspondent Nicholas D. Kristof in his Hong Kong dispatch, "is whether Hong Kong amounts to a colossal Trojan horse: a prize so glorious that China's Communists cannot leave it outside the gates but which, once inside, will destroy those in power" with its irrepressible example of roiling capitalism and affluence, and its concentrated economic power.

  • But this is food, which means that it's not easy for all "irrepressible enthusiasts" to sit still and listen.

  • The irrepressible pursuing the irrelevant.

  • The blue-plate specials typically offered as "American cuisine"--hamburgers, pizza, fried chicken, baked beans, hot dogs--aren't worth considering, Mintz says, despite such "irrepressible enthusiasts" as Edna Lewis and Betty Fussell.


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