Definitions for intolerableɪnˈtɒl ər ə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•tol•er•a•bleɪnˈtɒl ər ə bəl(adj.)

  1. not tolerable; unendurable; insufferable:

    intolerable pain.

  2. excessive.

Origin of intolerable:

1400–50; late ME < L

in•tol′er•a•bly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. intolerable, unbearable, unendurable(adj)

    incapable of being put up with

    "an intolerable degree of sentimentality"

Wiktionary

  1. intolerable(Adjective)

    Not tolerable; not capable of being borne or endured; not proper or right to be allowed; insufferable; insupportable; unbearable.

  2. intolerable(Adjective)

    Extremely offensive or insulting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intolerable(adj)

    not tolerable; not capable of being borne or endured; not proper or right to be allowed; insufferable; insupportable; unbearable; as, intolerable pain; intolerable heat or cold; an intolerable burden

  2. Intolerable(adj)

    enormous


Translations for intolerable

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

intolerable(adjective)

that cannot be endured or borne

intolerable pain; This delay is intolerable.

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