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1. unbearable

adjective. ['ənˈbɛrəbəl'] incapable of being put up with.

Synonyms

  • insufferable
  • impermissible
  • intolerable
  • impossible
  • unacceptable
  • unsufferable
  • bitter
  • unsupportable

Antonyms

  • permissible
  • admissible
  • hopeful
  • realistic

Etymology

  • bearable (English)
  • -able (English)
  • un- (English)
  • on- (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Unbearable

  • comparable
  • repairable
  • wearable
  • terrible
  • parable
  • marable

Example sentences of the word unbearable


1. Adjective
On the other hand, being bad-mouthed at work can make even a dream job unbearable.

Quotes containing the word unbearable


1. Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
- George Bernard Shaw

2. I have seen what a laugh can do. It can transform almost unbearable tears into something bearable, even hopeful.
- Bob Hope

3. You endure what is unbearable, and you bear it. That is all.
- Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Princess

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