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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unacceptably, intolerablyadverb

    to an unacceptable degree

    "The percentage of lead in our drinking water is unacceptably high"


  1. intolerablyadverb

    In an intolerable manner; beyond endurance.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Intolerablyadverb

    To a degree beyond endurance.

    Etymology: from intolerable.


  1. intolerably

    Intolerably is an adverb that refers to an extent or degree that is unacceptable or unbearable. It describes something that is too extreme, severe, harsh, or painful to endure or accept. This term could be used in a wide range of contexts including physical sensations, emotions, social situations, and more.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intolerably in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intolerably in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of intolerably in a Sentence

  1. Carlos Tavares:

    The decision mechanisms in our joint ventures are intolerably slow.

  2. Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey:

    The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.

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