Definition of inexhaustible in English:



  • (of an amount or supply of something) unable to be used up because existing in abundance.

    ‘his inexhaustible energy’
    • ‘Sometimes I miss the camaraderie of having that singular purpose and naive spark and inexhaustible energy.’
    • ‘He's small and chunky, with an inexhaustible supply of chat-up lines.’
    • ‘The environment, once thought of as an abundant and inexhaustible public resource, is acquiring real economic value.’
    • ‘Tuck in behind an abundant gas giant and you have protection from solar flares and an inexhaustible supply of hydrocarbons and volatiles.’
    • ‘Irrespective of motivation, government resources are not inexhaustible and humanitarian interventions have to be selective.’
    • ‘Portia is described as charming and charismatic with a seemingly inexhaustible supply of optimism and humor.’
    • ‘Many people take whatever they can, believing that natural resources are inexhaustible.’
    • ‘The ocean is not an inexhaustible resource, and its health affects all living creatures.’
    • ‘Mumbai has inexhaustible stores of energy, yet has a live and let live disposition which welcomes all comers.’
    • ‘Wouldn't nuclear power then be seen as the potential saviour of the race with its seemingly inexhaustible supply and comparatively small amount of waste?’
    • ‘My mother seemed to have an inexhaustible supply of wise little verses and I should have written them down while they were still in my memory.’
    • ‘Their say-no-to-drugs mantra affirmed that New York at least has an inexhaustible supply of high energy.’
    • ‘They seem to have an inexhaustible supply of energy and a considerable willpower.’
    • ‘We all know about the six-guns that seem to have an inexhaustible supply of bullets in them in many westerns.’
    • ‘I have a virtually inexhaustible supply of stories about Sensei such as this.’
    • ‘Even logging company executives admit there was a time when they acted as if Quebec's forests were inexhaustible.’
    • ‘Ultimate control of most of the circuit of the Black Sea gave him almost inexhaustible supplies of men and materials for his military campaigns.’
    • ‘There has been a major expansion in the use of clean, inexhaustible energy sources such as wind, wave and solar power.’
    • ‘The greatness of the text consists in its inexhaustible capacity to express the fundamental features of our human drama.’
    • ‘Their tendency to exploit it as if it were an inexhaustible resource has repeatedly led to disaster, sometimes leading to the loss of entire human communities.’
    unlimited, limitless, illimitable, without limit, infinite, unbounded, boundless, endless, never-ending, unending, without end, unfailing, everlasting, bottomless, measureless, immeasurable, incalculable, inestimable, untold
    tireless, indefatigable, untiring, unwearying, weariless, unfaltering, unfailing, unflagging, unwavering, unremitting, persevering, persistent, dogged
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