irresistibility irresistibility

Definition(s):

  • (n) the quality of being overpowering and impossible to resist

Usage(s):

  1. Luis Angel Firpo, Argentine heavyweight boxer, has demonstrated his irresistibility on several notable occasions.
  2. There's a certain irresistibility to the grande dame of film portraying the grande dame of fashion.
  3. Over the next decade, Arlen composed hits whose maturity and irresistibility that lodge them securely among the classics.

Quotes

  • "In order to take something off the rack, [a shopper] needs to have an emotional response," Liz Claiborne creative director Tim Gunn says. "There needs to be a quality of irresistibility about the purchase for her to even go to it."
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Tim Gunn Source: Wall Street Journal

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