unappeasable (adj.)

1560s, from un- (1) "not" + appeasable. Related: Unappeasably.

Desolate winds that cry over the wandering sea;
Desolate winds that hover in the flaming West;
Desolate winds that beat the doors of Heaven, and beat
The doors of Hell and blow there many a whimpering ghost;
O heart the winds have shaken, the unappeasable host
Is comelier than candles at Mother Mary's feet.
[W.B. Yeats, "The Unappeasable Host," 1899]

updated on September 29, 2018

Definitions of unappeasable from WordNet

unappeasable (adj.)
not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty;
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