- The definition of irrepressible is something that can’t be held back or restrained.
A child giggling while being tickled is an example of irrepressible.
irrepressible definition by Webster's New World
that cannot be repressed or restrained
irrepressible definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Difficult or impossible to control or restrain: irrepressible laughter.
- irˌre·pressˌi·bilˈi·ty, irˌre·pressˈi·ble·ness noun
- irˌre·pressˈi·bly adverb