Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Impossible to resist.
  • adjective Having an overpowering appeal.
  • adjective Usage Problem Inevitable or inexorable.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not resistible; incapable of being successfully resisted or opposed; superior to resistance or repulsion.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective That can not be successfully resisted or opposed; superior to opposition; resistless; overpowering.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Not able to be resisted.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective overpoweringly attractive
  • adjective impossible to resist; overpowering

Etymologies

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ir- +‎ resistible

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