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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Insufferable. Too difficult, bad, annoying, etc. for you to accept or deal with.

Usage examples (38)
  • Life is easier than you'd think; all that is necessary is to accept the impossible, do without the indispensable, and bear the intolerable.
  • An intolerable degree of sentimentality
  • The actor had sued Big Pictures and its founder Darryn Lyons over what she described as intolerable intrusions by pursuing photographers.
  • Life stretched before him in intolerable dreariness. for more
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