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ˌɪn kənˈsi və bəlin·con·ceiv·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impossible, inconceivable, out of the question, unimaginable(adj)

    totally unlikely


  1. inconceivable(Adjective)

    unable to be conceived, unbelievable

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inconceivable(adj)

    not conceivable; incapable of being conceived by the mind; not explicable by the human intellect, or by any known principles or agencies; incomprehensible; as, it is inconceivable to us how the will acts in producing muscular motion

    Etymology: [Pref. in- not + conceivable: cf. F. inconcevable.]


  1. Inconceivable

    Inconceivable is an American primetime television medical drama, which was broadcast on NBC. The program premiered on September 23, 2005. The show revolved around the professional and personal lives of those who work at the Family Options Fertility Clinic. The clinic is run by its co-founders along with their new partner. The staff includes an attorney, a nurse, office manager and a medical technician. The series was created by Oliver Goldstick and Marco Pennette. Goldstick and Pennette also serve as executive producers as do Brian Robbins and Mike Tollin. The show was a Touchstone Television and Tollin/Robbins production. It was one of the few shows produced by the former not to air on ABC in recent years. Only two episodes aired before the series was canceled.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inconceivable

    in-kon-sēv′a-bl, adj. that cannot be conceived by the mind: incomprehensible: involving a contradiction in terms: physically impossible.—ns. Inconceivabil′ity, Inconceiv′ableness.—adv. Inconceiv′ably.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inconceivable in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inconceivable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of inconceivable in a Sentence

  1. John Long:

    It's almost inconceivable that anyone could do something that continuously difficult.

  2. Kathryn Wheelbarger:

    The S-400 is a Russian system designed to shoot down an aircraft like the F-35, and it is inconceivable to imagine Russia not taking advantage of that (intelligence) collection opportunity.

  3. Yuri Lapshin:

    The hydrotechnical structure was built in a makeshift way, as I surmise, in violation of all conceivable and inconceivable standards.

  4. Roger Stone:

    It is not inconceivable now that Mr. Robert Mueller and Robert Mueller team may seek to conjure up some extraneous crime, pertaining to my business, or maybe not even pertaining to the 2016 election.

  5. Sir William Schwenck Gilbert:

    My family pride is something inconceivable. I can't help it. I was born sneering.

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