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indefatigability

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Tirelessness; persistence; stamina.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state of being indefatigable.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or quality of being indefatigable; unweariedness; persistency.

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

  • n. tireless determination

Etymologies

From in- + de- + fatigue + -ability. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • * Seeing as this had to be conveyed to Saddam via a translator, using the word indefatigability was a bit dangerous, wasnt it?

    What's Going On

  • Strong, proud and human – no flipper for her, though her feet are draped with seaweed – this mermaid's jaw suggests the same patient indefatigability as that of the town she symbolises.

    Folkestone Triennial – review

  • If it is indefatigability you are after, try Sky's Super League, where commentators Eddie and Stevo never tire of extending metaphors beyond breaking point.

    Women's sporting emancipation could use a famous hot dog or two

  • Later, when the East End came under bombardment during the blitz, the courage of its people came to symbolise British indefatigability.

    How power, money and art are shifting to the East End

  • To write well about history you do not need a Ph.D., just a few rare but accessible qualities: insatiable curiosity, critical intellect, disciplined imagination, indefatigability in the pursuit of truth and a slightly weird vocation for trying to get to know dead people by studying the sources they have left us.

    Faulty Navigators

  • Yes the moniker "entrepreneur" connotes innovation and indefatigability.

    Wake-Up Call For Newly Hatched Entrepreneurs

  • Despite their indefatigability in itemizing the rhetorical moves, the ancients stopped short of so antihumanist a line.

    BREAKFAST WITH SOCRATES

  • He publicly applauded Saddam Hussein, in that sickening "I salute your indefatigability" speech.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Hats off to your intellectual indefatigability, Melanie: it is surely a heroic quality in these dark days when there seems to be no limit to the power of bigotry.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • But it is true, undeniably cringeingly true, that George not only met Saddam, he famously saluted his courage, truth and indefatigability.

    What's Going On

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  • Sir, I salute your courage, your strength, your indefatigability!

    - George Galloway to Saddam Hussein

    May 16, 2008

  • The ability to never feel fatiqued, tired, or undetermined; quite assiduous.

    May 16, 2008