unbelievable

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adjective un·be·liev·able \ˌən-bə-ˈlē-və-bəl\

Definition of unbelievable

  1. :  too improbable for belief the plot is unreal and unbelievable; also :  of such a superlative degree as to be hard to believe the destruction was unbelievable made an unbelievable catch in center field

unbelievably

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Examples of unbelievable in a sentence

  1. a completely unbelievable story about why there was lipstick on his collar

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First Known Use of unbelievable

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UNBELIEVABLE Defined for English Language Learners

unbelievable

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adjective un·be·liev·able \ˌən-bə-ˈlē-və-bəl\

Definition of unbelievable for English Language Learners

  • : difficult or impossible to believe

  • —used to describe something that is so good, bad, etc., that it is difficult to believe


UNBELIEVABLE Defined for Kids

unbelievable

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adjective un·be·liev·able \ˌən-bə-ˈlē-və-bəl\

Definition of unbelievable for Students

  1. 1 :  too unlikely to be believed an unbelievable excuse

  2. 2 :  very impressive or amazing an unbelievable catch

unbelievably

\-blē\ adverb unbelievably delicious


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