Bureaus love to report that customers become "belligerent" or are "incorrigible," labels that can demean your status and weaken your power base when trying to fix your credit report.
Then her teacher calls her an incorrigible little sermonizer, and she laughs at herself.
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."
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.