What does unfathomable mean?

Definitions for unfathomable
ʌnˈfæð ə mə bəlun·fath·omable

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfathomable(adj)

    incapable of being fully understood

  2. abysmal, abyssal, unfathomable(adj)

    resembling an abyss in depth; so deep as to be unmeasurable

    "the abyssal depths of the ocean"

  3. unfathomable(adj)

    of depth; not capable of being sounded or measured

Wiktionary

  1. unfathomable(Adjective)

    impossible to fathom or understand; incomprehensible

    The sheer numbers they attacked with were unfathomable.

  2. unfathomable(Adjective)

    difficult to penetrate.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unfathomable

    un-fath′om-a-bl, adj. that cannot be fathomed, too deep to be measured or to be understood.—n. Unfath′omableness.—adv. Unfath′omably.—adj. Unfath′omed, not sounded.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfathomable in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfathomable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of unfathomable in a Sentence

  1. Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    There were unfathomable horrors everywhere, they all admonish us to never forget. No, we will never forget. We'll not forget for the sake of the victims, for our own sake, and for the sake of future generations.

  2. Justin Spitzer:

    If this were to last a year, it's sort of unfathomable, even if the shutdowns end pretty soon, I don't know how quickly people will be excited about 100, 150 people crews working closely with one another in poorly ventilated sound stages. It's going to be interesting how it affects the industry.

  3. Jason Baron:

    I remain mystified by the fact that the use of a private e-mail account apparently went either unnoticed or unremarked upon during the four-year tenure in office of the former secretary, simply put, where was everyone ? Is there any record indicating that any lawyer, any FOIA officer, any records person, any high-level official ever respectfully confronted the former secretary with reasonable questions about the practice of sending e-mails from a private account ? It is unfathomable to me that this would not have been noticed and reported up the chain.

  4. Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy:

    This murder is probably the most abhorrent, cowardly, unfathomable crime I've witnessed in 35 years.

  5. David Wahlberg:

    Judge Kocurek is a wonderful woman, it's unfathomable to think that anyone would be angry with her.

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  • neproniknutelné, neproniknutelná, neproniknutelnýCzech
  • insondableSpanish
  • läpitunkematon, käsittämätönFinnish
  • incompréhensible, insondableFrench
  • [[理解]][[できるJapanese
  • непостижи́мыйRussian

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