She gave him a "you're-incorrigible" look as she switched out the light.
Incorrigible offenders on these matters were " left " to the secular power, to be corrected with due " animadversion."
From the city is the Boyville Home (maintained in connexion with the juvenile court) for "incorrigible" boys.
63; 402) that it was his habit to extemporize all he wrote, and that this habit was incorrigible; "effundo verius quam scribo omnia."
His temper and life seem to have been remarkably free from all that was jarring, jealous and fretful; unless, indeed, we are to accept as true the account of his wife's character which represents her as having been no fit mate for him, but an incorrigible shrew and skinflint.
Then her teacher calls her an incorrigible little sermonizer, and she laughs at herself.