adjective un·bear·able \ˌən-ˈber-ə-bəl\

: too bad, harsh, or extreme to be accepted or endured : not bearable

Full Definition of UNBEARABLE

:  not bearable :  unendurable <unbearable pain>
un·bear·ably \-blē\ adverb

Examples of UNBEARABLE

  1. We were in an almost unbearable state of excitement.
  2. <this heat is unbearable—when are we going to get air-conditioning?>

First Known Use of UNBEARABLE

15th century
UNBEARABLE Defined for Kids


adjective un·bear·able \ˌən-ˈber-ə-bəl\

Definition of UNBEARABLE for Kids

:  seeming too great or too bad to put up with <There was a long, unbearable silence. — Blue Balliett, Chasing Vermeer>
un·bear·ably \-blē\ adverb <an unbearably long story>


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