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Definitions for innumerable
ɪˈnu mər ə bəl, ɪˈnyu-in·nu·mer·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. countless, infinite, innumerable, innumerous, multitudinous, myriad, numberless, uncounted, unnumberable, unnumbered, unnumerableadjective

    too numerous to be counted

    "incalculable riches"; "countless hours"; "an infinite number of reasons"; "innumerable difficulties"; "the multitudinous seas"; "myriad stars"; "untold thousands"

Wiktionary

  1. innumerableadjective

    Not capable of being counted, enumerated, or numbered, hence, indefinitely numerous; of great number.

  2. Etymology: ; from innumérable, from innumerabilis, from.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Innumerableadjective

    Not to be counted for multitude.

    Etymology: innumerable, Fr. innumerabilis, Lat.

    You have sent innumerable substance
    To furnish Rome, and to prepare the ways
    You have for dignities. William Shakespeare, Henry VIII.

    Cover me, ye pines,
    Ye cedars! with innumerable boughs
    Hide me where I may never see them more. John Milton.

    In lines, which appear of an equal length, one may be longer than the other by innumerable parts. John Locke.

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  1. innumerable

    Innumerable is an adjective that refers to something that is too many to be counted or too numerous to quantify. It generally means beyond calculation or extremely numerous.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Innumerableadjective

    not capable of being counted, enumerated, or numbered, for multitude; countless; numberless; unnumbered, hence, indefinitely numerous; of great number

  2. Etymology: [L. innumerabilis : cf. F. innumefable. See In- not, and Numerable.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Innumerable

    in-nū′mėr-a-bl, adj. that cannot be numbered: countless.—ns. Innūmerabil′ity, the state or quality of being innumerable; Innū′merableness.—adv. Innū′merably.—adj. Innū′merous, without number: innumerable.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of innumerable in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of innumerable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of innumerable in a Sentence

  1. William S. Buroughs, Paris Review, Fall 1965:

    I think there are innumerable gods. What we here on earth call God is a little tribal God who has made an awful mess. Certainly forces operating trough human conciousness control events.

  2. Camille Cosby:

    I firmly believe her recent testimony during trial was perjured; as was shown at trial, it was unsupported by any evidence and riddled with innumerable, dishonest contradictions.

  3. William S. Burroughs:

    I think there are innumerable gods. What we on earth call God is a little tribal God who has made an awful mess. Certainly forces operating through human consciousness control events.

  4. N. P. Willis:

    There they stand, the innumerable stars, shining in order like a living hymn, written in light.

  5. The wise Pharoah Moe:

    Let no lost love break you. If you really did beyond your best, that's one thing to make you proud of your innumerable abundance

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