Examples of insufferable in a Sentence
I can't take any more of her insufferable arrogance.
an insufferable bore whose only topic of conversation is himself
Recent Examples of insufferable from the Web
Today, my reasons for loving this recipe are less insufferable and much more practical.
Her daughter cannot sleep in the insufferable heat as the monster hurricane approaches.
Later, the Randalls host a dinner for their insufferable neighbors.
Brad’s insufferable post-yuppie egotism is indulged rather than critiqued.
The traffic being diverted off clogged highways during the morning and evening commutes became so insufferable in Fremont that city leaders decided about a year ago to try to outwit the apps.
The previous iteration of Sensus was this close to insufferable, with excessive lag time and input-error rates, occasionally unresponsive graphical icons, and voice recognition like Star Trek’s universal translator on drugs.
Of course, there are intolerant people everywhere, but Nicolás López’s movie isn’t clever enough to make its lead character sympathetic or multidimensional, only more insufferable.
Mark Joseph Stern at Slate has the latest rundown on how swiftly Neil Gorsuch has established himself as the most insufferable omadhaun to sit on the Supreme Court since Roger Taney bought the plantation in 1864.
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First Known Use of insufferable
Synonymsunbearable, insupportable, intolerable, unendurable, unsupportable
Antonymsendurable, sufferable, supportable, sustainable, tolerable
Related Wordsunacceptable; crushing, overwhelming; comfortless, hard, harsh, painful, uncomfortable; appalling, dreadful, excruciating, gruesome (also grewsome), harrowing, horrendous, horrible, horrid, horrifying, nightmarish, shocking, terrible, tormenting, torturous, vile, wretched; acute, extreme, intense, piercing; disgusting, distasteful, loathsome, nauseating, obnoxious, offensive, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, sickening; heinous, noxious, odious, unspeakable
Near Antonymslivable (also liveable); acceptable; adequate, admissible, allowable, reasonable, satisfactory
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