illimitable

adjective il·lim·it·able \ (ˌ)i(l)-ˈli-mə-tə-bəl \

Definition of illimitable

:incapable of being limited or bounded :measureless
  • the illimitable reaches of space and time

illimitability

play \(ˌ)i(l)-ˌli-mə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

illimitableness

play \(ˌ)i(l)-ˈli-mə-tə-bəl-nəs\ noun

illimitably

play \(ˌ)i(l)-ˈli-mə-tə-blē\ adverb

Examples of illimitable in a Sentence

  1. the illimitable expanse of the universe

First Known Use of illimitable

1596



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