irrepressibility irrepressibility


  • (n) irrepressible liveliness and good spirit


  1. His Shrek is, indeed, the perfect foil for the Donkey's irrepressibility.
  2. It is rendered the more poignant by our knowledge -- not, of course, shared by the characters -- of how brief and repressible their irrepressibility would prove to be.
  3. Occasionally, when he crosses the line from irrepressibility to irreverence, Brady gets into trouble.
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