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.’
    • ‘Their say-no-to-drugs mantra affirmed that New York at least has an inexhaustible supply of high energy.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘Even logging company executives admit there was a time when they acted as if Quebec's forests were inexhaustible.’
    • ‘I have a virtually inexhaustible supply of stories about Sensei such as this.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘Portia is described as charming and charismatic with a seemingly inexhaustible supply of optimism and humor.’
    • ‘Mumbai has inexhaustible stores of energy, yet has a live and let live disposition which welcomes all comers.’
    • ‘Irrespective of motivation, government resources are not inexhaustible and humanitarian interventions have to be selective.’
    • ‘They seem to have an inexhaustible supply of energy and a considerable willpower.’
    • ‘The environment, once thought of as an abundant and inexhaustible public resource, is acquiring real economic value.’
    • ‘We all know about the six-guns that seem to have an inexhaustible supply of bullets in them in many westerns.’
    • ‘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?’
    • ‘Tuck in behind an abundant gas giant and you have protection from solar flares and an inexhaustible supply of hydrocarbons and volatiles.’
    • ‘Many people take whatever they can, believing that natural resources are 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.’
    • ‘The ocean is not an inexhaustible resource, and its health affects all living creatures.’
    • ‘The greatness of the text consists in its inexhaustible capacity to express the fundamental features of our human drama.’
    • ‘There has been a major expansion in the use of clean, inexhaustible energy sources such as wind, wave and solar power.’
    tireless, indefatigable, untiring, unwearying, weariless, unfaltering, unfailing, unflagging, unwavering, unremitting, persevering, persistent, dogged
    unlimited, limitless, illimitable, without limit, infinite, unbounded, boundless, endless, never-ending, unending, without end, unfailing, everlasting, bottomless, measureless, immeasurable, incalculable, inestimable, untold
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