What does unthinkable mean?

Definitions for unthinkableʌnˈθɪŋ kə bəl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unthinkable(adj)

    incapable of being conceived or considered

Wiktionary

  1. unthinkable(Adjective)

    Incapable of being believed; incredible.

  2. unthinkable(Adjective)

    Inconceivable or unimaginable; extremely improbable in a way that goes against common sense.

    Nothing is unthinkable, nothing impossible to the balanced person, provided it comes out of the needs of life and is dedicated to life's further development - Lewis Mumford

Freebase

  1. Unthinkable

    Unthinkable is a 2010 American suspense thriller film directed by Gregor Jordan and starring Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Sheen and Carrie-Anne Moss. It was released direct-to-video on June 14, 2010. The film is noteworthy for the controversy it generated around its subject matter, the torture of a man who threatens to detonate three nuclear bombs in separate U.S. cities.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unthinkable in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unthinkable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Fullbright:

    We must dare to think about unthinkable things because when things become unthinkable thinking stops and action becomes mindless.

  2. William Fullbright:

    We must dare to think about "unthinkable things" because when things become "unthinkable" thinking stops and action becomes mindless.

  3. Anonymous:

    Choose your friends by their character and your socks by their color. Choosing your socks by their character makes no sense, and choosing your friends by their color is unthinkable.

  4. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    The message of 2014 has been as the potential for Fed rate hikes has increased, the long end has done nothing but rally. I think the yield curve is going to flatten at a level previously thought unthinkable.

  5. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    The message of 2014 has been: As the potential for Fed rate hikes has increased, the long end has done nothing but rally. I think the yield curve is going to flatten at a level previously thought unthinkable.

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