unbridgeable

adjective un·bridge·able \ ˌən-ˈbri-jə-bəl \
Updated on: 19 Apr 2018

Definition of unbridgeable

: too wide to be crossed or joined by or as if by a bridge : unable to be bridged : not bridgeable
  • an unbridgeable river/chasm
  • … an unbridgeable gulf between myth and reality.
  • —Susan Cheever
  • … an unbridgeable gap between the way people think here and the way they think practically everywhere else.
  • —Meg Greenfield

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First Known Use of unbridgeable

1799


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