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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impossible, inconceivable, out of the question, unimaginableadjective

    totally unlikely


  1. unimaginableadjective

    unable to be imagined; inconceivable or mind-boggling; beyond belief

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unimaginableadjective

    Not to be imagined by the fancy; not to be conceived.

    Things to their thought
    So unimaginable, as hate in heav’n. John Milton, Par. Lost.

    The skilful organist plies his grave-fancied descant in lofty fugues, or the whole symphony, with artful and unimaginable touches, adorns and graces the well-studied chords of some choice composer. John Milton, on Education.

    An infinite succession of the generations of men, without any permanent foundation, is utterly unimaginable. John Tillotson.


  1. unimaginable

    Unimaginable refers to something that is too difficult or impossible to comprehend, conceive, or believe. It often applies to scenarios, situations, or concepts that stretch beyond the limits of one's knowledge, experience, or perception.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unimaginable

    un-i-maj′i-na-bl, adj. not imaginable, inconceivable.—n. Unimag′inableness.—adv. Unimag′inably.—adj. Unimag′inātive, not imaginative, prosaic.—n. Unimag′inātiveness.—adj. Unimag′ined, not imagined.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unimaginable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unimaginable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of unimaginable in a Sentence

  1. Nitesh Paryani:

    Delta is just ripping through the hospitals in ways that we couldn't have imagined and the strain it's causing on the health care system is unimaginable.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    It’s unimaginable, Sean, that we would have permitted this to happen, we were serious about protecting Americans — not only our soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines but our diplomats, our intelligence officers and all the other Americans who were there well. We made real commitments to them and we said.

  3. Eric Adams:

    It's unimaginable. Come to a country and your first visit here, someone is throwing you out, as the Governor of Texas is doing, then trying to navigate this complex country to deliver your services.

  4. Charlie Davies:

    For me, personally, it's unimaginable really, these five years, really just grinding it out. Things would go against me and there's a lot of tears and pain, but through it all I just continued to fight and stay with it and things have turned out for the best.

  5. Sloane Udell:

    We have struggled, as adults, to comprehend these unspeakably horrific deeds and to explain to our children, Evy's cherished grandchildren, that their beautiful, kind, and giving Grand-mom was no longer able to walk among us, there is no why. It has been an unimaginable task to bring reason to something so senseless.

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