immeasurable

adjective im·mea·sur·able \ (ˌ)i(m)-ˈmezh-rə-bəl , -ˈmāzh- ; -ˈme-zhə-rə- , -ˈmā- , -zhər-bəl \
Updated on: 14 May 2018

Definition of immeasurable

: incapable of being measured; broadly : indefinitely extensive

immeasurableness

noun

immeasurably

play \(ˌ)i(m)-ˈmezh-rə-blē, -ˈmāzh-; -ˈme-zhə-rə-, -ˈmā-, -zhər-blē\ adverb

Examples of immeasurable in a Sentence

  1. The war has caused immeasurable damage.

  2. The new medicine has brought about an immeasurable improvement in her life.

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First Known Use of immeasurable

14th century

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IMMEASURABLE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of immeasurable for English Language Learners

  • : very great in size or amount : impossible to measure


IMMEASURABLE Defined for Kids

immeasurable

adjective im·mea·sur·able \ i-ˈme-zhə-rə-bəl \

Definition of immeasurable for Students

: very great in size or amount immeasurable happiness

immeasurably

\-blē\ adverb
  • His writing has improved immeasurably.


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