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incorrigible

Philosophy (of a belief) having the property that whoever honestly believes it cannot be mistaken
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Having been challenged by the blacksmith, in a spirit of banter, to attempt the breaking of a certain incorrigible colt, he succeeded so signally as to earn quite a reputation as a horse-breaker.
After this, Jim Hall went to live in the incorrigible cell.
In plain terms, he was an incorrigible scoundrel; and he had now added one more to the list of his many misdemeanors by impudently breaking the conditions on which Mrs.
Sir Patrick's motives will appear presently," rejoined the incorrigible old gentleman.
You're incorrigible," said Stremov, not looking at her, and he spoke again to Anna.