- of undetermined or indefinitely great extent or amount; unlimited; measureless: the unmeasured heavens.
- unrestrained; intemperate: unmeasured rage.
- Prosody. not metrical.
Origin of unmeasured
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Related Wordsunwarranted, dizzying, irrational, unreasonable, undue, exorbitant, unconscionable, disproportionate, excessive, stiff, stately, imposing, magnificent, monumental, colossal, soaring, mighty, massive, prodigious, tall
Examples from the Web for unmeasurable
I cannot describe the unmeasurable contempt he put into the two words.The Moon and Sixpence
W. Somerset Maugham
But they are not evils; on the contrary, they are unmeasurable benefits.Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues
The infinite goodness of God, and his unmeasurable love and mercy.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)
To Carlyle, on the other hand, Spencer appeared "an unmeasurable ass."Herbert Spencer
J. Arthur Thomson
Yet not these alone does the unmeasurable capacity of my memory retain.The Confessions of Saint Augustine
- measureless; limitless
- unrestrained; unlimited or lavish
- music without bar lines and hence without a fixed pulse
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Word Origin and History for unmeasurable
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