inestimable

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adjective in·es·ti·ma·ble \(ˌ)i-ˈne-stə-mə-bəl\

Definition of inestimable

  1. 1 :  incapable of being estimated or computed storms caused inestimable damage

  2. 2 :  too valuable or excellent to be measured or appreciated has performed an inestimable service for his country

inestimably

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Examples of inestimable in a sentence

  1. He has made inestimable contributions to our society.

  2. Einstein's inestimable contributions to science.

Origin and Etymology of inestimable

Middle English, from Medieval French, from Latin inaestimabilis, from in- + aestimabilis estimable


First Known Use: 14th century


INESTIMABLE Defined for English Language Learners

inestimable

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adjective in·es·ti·ma·ble \(ˌ)i-ˈne-stə-mə-bəl\

Definition of inestimable for English Language Learners

  • : too great, valuable, or excellent to be measured



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