immeasurable


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im·meas·ur·a·ble

 (ĭ-mĕzh′ər-ə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to measure; limitless. See Synonyms at incalculable.

im·meas′ur·a·bil′i·ty, im·meas′ur·a·ble·ness n.
im·meas′ur·a·bly adv.

immeasurable

(ɪˈmɛʒərəbəl)
adj
incapable of being measured, esp by virtue of great size; limitless
imˌmeasuraˈbility, imˈmeasurableness n
imˈmeasurably adv

im•meas•ur•a•ble

(ɪˈmɛʒ ər ə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being measured; limitless.
[1350–1400]
im•meas`ur•a•bil′i•ty, im•meas′ur•a•ble•ness, n.
im•meas′ur•a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.immeasurable - impossible to measureimmeasurable - impossible to measure; "unmeasurable reaches of outer space"
measurable, mensurable - capable of being measured; "measurable depths"
2.immeasurable - beyond calculation or measure; "of incalculable value"; "an incomputable amount"; "jewels of inestimable value"; "immeasurable wealth"
incalculable - not capable of being computed or enumerated

immeasurable

immeasurable

adjective
Translations
لا يُقاس، عَظيملا يُقاس، لا يُمْكِن قِياسُه
nezměřitelnýnezměrný
umådeliguoverskuelig
mérhetetlen
óendanlegur, takmarkalausómælanlegur, takmarkalaus
neišmatuojamaineišmatuojamas
milzīgsneizmērojams
nezmerateľný
çok büyükölçülemez

immeasurable

[ɪˈmeʒərəbl] ADJ (= not measurable) → inconmensurable, imposible de medir; (= enormous) [benefit, value] → inconmensurable, incalculable

immeasurable

[ɪˈmɛʒərəbəl] adj [damage, value, importance] → incommensurable

immeasurable

adjunermesslich, grenzenlos; amount, distancesunmessbar, riesig

immeasurable

[ɪˈmɛʒrəbl] adjincommensurabile

immeasurable

(iˈmeʒərəbl) adjective
1. very great.
2. too great etc to be measured.
imˈmeasurably adverb
References in classic literature ?
There he was, with the pen still between his fingers, and a vast, immeasurable tract of written space behind him!
The gates of memory would roll open--old joys would stretch out their arms to them, old hopes and dreams would call to them, and they would stir beneath the burden that lay upon them, and feel its forever immeasurable weight.
The young imps on the verandah were not disappointed in their hope of hearing him "swar," which he did with a fluency and fervency which delighted them all amazingly, as they ducked and dodged hither and thither, to be out of the reach of his riding-whip; and, all whooping off together, they tumbled, in a pile of immeasurable giggle, on the withered turf under the verandah, where they kicked up their heels and shouted to their full satisfaction.
There was the spot where the Indian pipes grew; the particular bit of marshy ground where the fringed gentians used to be largest and bluest; the rock maple where she found the oriole's nest; the hedge where the field mice lived; the moss-covered stump where the white toadstools were wont to spring up as if by magic; the hole at the root of the old pine where an ancient and honorable toad made his home; these were the landmarks of her childhood, and she looked at them as across an immeasurable distance.
My reflections were too undefined and fragmentary to merit record: I hardly yet knew where I was; Gateshead and my past life seemed floated away to an immeasurable distance; the present was vague and strange, and of the future I could form no conjecture.
The immeasurable silence of the calm waters, lost in the black void of night, was awful.
The two things clearest in my mind were, that a remoteness had come upon the old Blunderstone life - which seemed to lie in the haze of an immeasurable distance; and that a curtain had for ever fallen on my life at Murdstone and Grinby's.
But it has all the immeasurable advantages that come from long experience, immense bulk, the most highly skilled specialists, and an abundance of capital.
Some of the scenes thus revealed were of immeasurable grandeur and of absorbing interest.
Philosophers may well say, and practical men will always support the opinion, that money mitigates many trials; and if you admit the efficacy of this sovereign balm, you ought to be very easily consoled -- you, the king of finance, the focus of immeasurable power.
A great deal oftener, however, he watched their merriment and gambols until his huge, heavy, clumsy wits were completely stirred up by them; and then would he roar out such a tremendous volume of immeasurable laughter, that the whole nation of Pygmies had to put their hands to their ears, else it would certainly have deafened them.
Beneath him, the Rocky Mountains seemed to open all their secret recesses: deep, solemn valleys; treasured lakes; dreary passes; rugged defiles, and foaming torrents; while beyond their savage precincts, the eye was lost in an almost immeasurable landscape; stretching on every side into dim and hazy distance, like the expanse of a summer's sea.