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Definitions for insupportable
ˌɪn səˈpɔr tə bəl, -ˈpoʊr-in·sup·port·able

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. indefensible, insupportable, unjustifiable, unwarrantable, unwarranted(adj)

    incapable of being justified or explained


  1. insupportable(Adjective)

    Not supportable; incapable of being supported or borne; unendurable; insufferable; intolerable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insupportable(adj)

    incapable of being supported or borne; unendurable; insufferable; intolerable; as, insupportable burdens; insupportable pain

  2. Origin: [L. insupportabilis: cf. F. insupportable. See In- not, and Support.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Insupportable

    in-sup-pōrt′a-bl, adj. not supportable or able to be endured: unbearable: insufferable: (Spens.) irresistible.—n. Insupport′ableness.—adv. Insupport′ably.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insupportable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insupportable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of insupportable in a Sentence

  1. Richard Steele:

    The insupportable labor of doing nothing.

  2. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    A man of genius is privileged only as far as he is genius. His dullness is as insupportable as any other dullness.

  3. Epictetus:

    To a reasonable creature, that alone is insupportable which is unreasonable but everything reasonable may be supported.

  4. Francois De La Rochefoucauld:

    To be deceived by our enemies or betrayed by our friends in insupportable; yet by ourselves we are often content to be so treated.

  5. George Wither:

    I wonder how so insupportable a thing as a bookseller was ever permitted to grow up in the Commonwealth. Many of our modern booksellers are but needless excrements, or rather vermin.

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