unappeasable

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj unappeasable not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty "grim determination","grim necessity","Russia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certainty","relentless persecution","the stern demands of parenthood"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unappeasable Not to be appeased or pacified; implacable: as, unappeasable anger.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unappeasable un-a-pē′za-bl incapable of being appeased, implacable
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Usage

In literature:

It was dominating, appalling, this vastness without end, this unappeasable loneliness.
"The Trail of '98" by Robert W. Service
When she reached Tripoli, the anger of the Bashaw was unappeasable.
"The Naval History of the United States" by Willis J. Abbot
The genius of Catharine II., of Russia, only sets forth in more powerful contrast her unappeasable ambition.
"The Wedding Ring" by T. De Witt Talmage
Their wrath against the allied Powers was unappeasable.
"The Shellback's Progress" by Walter Runciman
Nevertheless, Nozaleda's wrath was unappeased.
"The Philippine Islands" by John Foreman
The incessant and unappeasable malignity of Pope he imputes to a very distant cause.
"The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. in Nine Volumes" by Samuel Johnson
The interruption of his career was the real and unappeasable wrong.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
The savage Bashkirs rode fiercely through the host, striking off heads with unappeased fury.
"Historic Tales, Vol. 8 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
It was like the mother's unappeasable yearning for her lost darling.
"The Orphans of Glen Elder" by Margaret Murray Robertson
With unappeased impatience the Dictator awaited the return of the pursuing party, or some news of it.
"The Free Lances" by Mayne Reid
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In poetry:

Perhaps the leaves ancestral shiver
In unappeased parting pain,
The branch conceals a homesick longing
For desert wilderness again?
"The Palm Branch Of Palestine" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov
So nigh! yet from remotest years
It summons back its magic, rife
With longings unappeased, and tears
Drawn from the very source of life.
"Phoebe" by James Russell Lowell
O tell me, were ye outlawed thus by Fate's behest?
Drives ye forth open hate, or secret grudge flee ye?
Follows ye unappeased an evil-doer's curse?
Are ye pursued by poisonous words of calumny?
"To The Clouds" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov