What does unfathomable mean?

Definitions for unfathomableʌnˈfæð ə mə bəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unfathomable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfathomable(adj)

    of depth; not capable of being sounded or measured

  2. abysmal, abyssal, unfathomable(adj)

    resembling an abyss in depth; so deep as to be unmeasurable

    "the abyssal depths of the ocean"

  3. unfathomable(adj)

    impossible to come to understand

Wiktionary

  1. unfathomable(Adjective)

    impossible to fathom or understand; incomprehensible

    The sheer numbers they attacked with were unfathomable.

  2. unfathomable(Adjective)

    difficult to penetrate.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unfathomable

    un-fath′om-a-bl, adj. that cannot be fathomed, too deep to be measured or to be understood.—n. Unfath′omableness.—adv. Unfath′omably.—adj. Unfath′omed, not sounded.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfathomable in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfathomable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sylvia Loehrmann:

    It's so tragic, so sad, so unfathomable.

  2. Todd Spitzer:

    We don't want a judge that legislates from the bench, it's just unfathomable that the judge would try to describe what is a brutal sodomy.

  3. Sharon Cooper:

    Based on the Sandy I knew, this is unfathomable to me, people who knew her, truly knew her, the depth of her, that's unfathomable right now.

  4. Sylvia Loehrmann:

    It was a Spanish language exchange programme and they were flying home after having what was probably the most wonderful time of their lives, it's so tragic, so sad, so unfathomable.

  5. Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    There were unfathomable horrors everywhere, they all admonish us to never forget. No, we will never forget. We'll not forget for the sake of the victims, for our own sake, and for the sake of future generations.

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Translations for unfathomable

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • neproniknutelné, neproniknutelná, neproniknutelnýCzech
  • insondableSpanish
  • läpitunkematon, käsittämätönFinnish
  • incompréhensible, insondableFrench
  • [[理解]][[できるJapanese
  • непостижи́мыйRussian

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