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unbearable

[ uhn-bair-uh-buhl ]
/ ʌnˈbɛər ə bəl /
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adjective
not bearable; unendurable; intolerable.
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Origin of unbearable

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at un-1, bearable

OTHER WORDS FROM unbearable

un·bear·a·ble·ness, nounun·bear·a·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for unbearable

unbearable
/ (ʌnˈbɛərəbəl) /

adjective
not able to be borne or endured

Derived forms of unbearable

unbearableness, noununbearably, adverb
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