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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not capable of being surmounted or overcome adj. - Impossible to surmount.

Usage examples (36)
  • insurmountable disadvantages
  • What would be the point of the remaining contests if Obama's lead after Tuesday in insurmountable?
  • But it was in implementing privatization, against odds that could only be called insurmountable, that
  • We were inclosed by a natural wall, rising steep on every side to a height which produced the idea of insurmountable confinement. for more
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