incalculable


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in·cal·cu·la·ble

 (ĭn-kăl′kyə-lə-bəl)
adj.
1.
a. Impossible to calculate: an incalculable number of ants.
b. Too great to be calculated or reckoned: incalculable suffering.
2. Impossible to foresee; unpredictable: "The motions of her mind were as incalculable as the flit of a bird" (Edith Wharton).

in·cal′cu·la·bil′i·ty n.
in·cal′cu·la·bly adv.
Synonyms: incalculable, countless, immeasurable, incomputable, inestimable, infinite, innumerable, measureless
These adjectives mean being greater than can be calculated or reckoned: incalculable riches; countless hours; an immeasurable distance; an incomputable amount; jewels of inestimable value; an infinite number of reasons; innumerable difficulties; measureless power.

incalculable

(ɪnˈkælkjʊləbəl)
adj
beyond calculation; unable to be predicted or determined
inˌcalculaˈbility, inˈcalculableness n
inˈcalculably adv

in•cal•cu•la•ble

(ɪnˈkæl kyə lə bəl)

adj.
1. unable to be calculated.
2. very numerous or great.
3. uncertain; not determinable.
[1785–95]
in•cal`cu•la•bil′i•ty, n.
in•cal′cu•la•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incalculable - not capable of being computed or enumerated
indeterminable, undeterminable - not capable of being definitely decided or ascertained
calculable - capable of being calculated or estimated; "a calculable risk"; "calculable odds"

incalculable

incalculable

adjective
Translations
لا يُحْصى
nespočetnýnevypočitatelný
uberegneligutallig
óútreiknanlegur
nesuskaičiuojamas
neaprēķināmsnesaskaitāms
nevypočítateľný

incalculable

[ɪnˈkælkjʊləbl] ADJincalculable

incalculable

[ɪnˈkælkjʊləbəl] adjincalculable

incalculable

adj
amountunschätzbar, unermesslich; damage, harmunermesslich, unabsehbar; consequencesunabsehbar
(Math) → nicht berechenbar
character, moodunberechenbar, unvorhersehbar

incalculable

[ɪnˈkælkjʊləbl] adjincalcolabile

incalculable

(inˈkӕlkjuləbl) adjective
not able to be calculated; very great.
References in classic literature ?
It might do incalculable mischief to his business prospects.
When the pathless forest that still covered this wild principality should give place--as it inevitably must, though perhaps not till ages hence--to the golden fertility of human culture, it would be the source of incalculable wealth to the Pyncheon blood.
But sometimes, especially upon the Line in the Pacific, this plan will not answer at all; because such incalculable hosts of sharks gather round the moored carcase, that were he left so for six hours, say, on a stretch, little more than the skeleton would be visible by morning.
When I stand among these mighty Leviathan skeletons, skulls, tusks, jaws, ribs, and vertebrae, all characterized by partial resemblances to the existing breeds of sea-monsters; but at the same time bearing on the other hand similar affinities to the annihilated antichronical Leviathans, their incalculable seniors; I am, by a flood, borne back to that wondrous period, ere time itself can be said to have begun; for time began with man.
We must take good care of it; its historical value is incalculable.
I am speaking now in relation to Raveloe and the parishes that resembled it; for our old-fashioned country life had many different aspects, as all life must have when it is spread over a various surface, and breathed on variously by multitudinous currents, from the winds of heaven to the thoughts of men, which are for ever moving and crossing each other with incalculable results.
Here you have the United States of America, home of liberty, theatre of manhood suffrage, kingless and lordless land of Protection, Republicanism, and the realized Radical Programme, where all the black chattel slaves were turned into wage-slaves (like my father's white fellows) at a cost of 800,000 lives and wealth incalculable.
Because it requires incalculable strength to keep one's self in these strata and resist their pressure.
The emperor is more strict in prison discipline than even Louis himself, and the number of prisoners whose names are not on the register is incalculable.
Now, as touching this Great Carbuncle, I am free to own that I have never had a glimpse of it; but be it only the hundredth part so bright as people tell, it will surely outvalue the Great Mogul's best diamond, which he holds at an incalculable sum.
This will be a great gain - a gain, in fact, of incalculable value.
He babbled about incalculable sums, fancied himself engaged in money digging, threw the bedclothes right and left, in the idea that he was shoveling away the dirt, groped under the bed in quest of the treasure, and lugged forth, as he supposed, an inestimable pot of gold.