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illimitable

[ ih-lim-i-tuh-buhl ]
/ ɪˈlɪm ɪ tə bəl /
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adjective

incapable of being limited; limitless; boundless.

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Origin of illimitable

First recorded in 1590–1600; il-2 + limitable

OTHER WORDS FROM illimitable

il·lim·it·a·bil·i·ty, il·lim·it·a·ble·ness, nounil·lim·it·a·bly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for illimitable

illimitable
/ (ɪˈlɪmɪtəbəl) /

adjective

limitless; boundless

Derived forms of illimitable

illimitability or illimitableness, nounillimitably, adverb
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