uncontrollable

Uncontrollable things can't be managed or influenced. An uncontrollable three-year-old can be a handful, while a politician with an uncontrollable desire for power can be dangerous.

If you fly off the handle at the smallest irritation, snapping angrily at the people around you, you have an uncontrollable temper. And when you and your best friend burst into giggles in the middle of chemistry class, it's uncontrollable laughter that's going to get you in trouble. When something is controllable, it can be restricted or restrained. Add the "not" prefix un-, and you've got something uncontrollable.

Definitions of uncontrollable
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adj incapable of being controlled or managed

uncontrollable children”
Synonyms:
uncorrectable, unmanageable
incorrigible
impervious to correction by punishment

adj of persons

Synonyms:
indocile, ungovernable, unruly
difficult, unmanageable
hard to control

adj impossible to repress or control

uncontrollable laughter”
Synonyms:
irrepressible
uncontrolled
not being under control; out of control

adj difficult to solve or alleviate

uncontrollable pain”
Synonyms:
unmanageable
intractable
not tractable; difficult to manage or mold

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