the impossible

Definition of the impossible

  1. :  something that cannot be done or that is very difficult Expecting people to do a good job in such a short time is asking the impossible.

Word by Word Definitions

impossibleplay
  1. :  incapable of being or of occurring

    :  felt to be incapable of being done, attained, or fulfilled :  insuperably difficult

    :  extremely undesirable :  unacceptable


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