In other words, it was unthinkable for a godparent to a future king to be anything other than a titled member of the aristocracy.
Videla received a sentence of 50 years in prison for this unthinkable crime.
In an excerpt from The Age of the unthinkable, Joshua Cooper Ramo argues both organizations draw the best minds of a generation.
This left a lasting mark on me, turning a disaster of unthinkable proportions into an exhilarating adventure.
Its report on what anchor Ginny Simone termed “the unthinkable tragic shooting that shocked the country today” lasted 35 seconds.
They were much given to gluttony and drinking; and there was an unthinkable amount of scandal and backbiting and jealousy.
That you can deny me in this the hour of my desolation is unthinkable.
Worn as he was, it was unthinkable that he should go far to-night.
Otherwise the continuity of the capitalist world is unthinkable.
It was unthinkable that he could live in it alone, it would be haunted by memories, he would see her in every room.