immensurable

adjective im·men·su·ra·ble \ (ˌ)i(m)-ˈmen(t)s-rə-bəl , -ˈmen(t)sh- ; -ˈmen(t)-sə- , -shə- \

Definition of immensurable

Examples of immensurable in a Sentence

  1. a man who displayed immensurable courage even in the face of overwhelming adversity

Origin and Etymology of immensurable

Middle English, from Late Latin immensurabilis, from Latin in- + Late Latin mensurabilis measurable, from mensurare to measure, from Latin mensura measure — more at measure


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