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in·nu·mer·a·ble

 (ĭ-no͞o′mər-ə-bəl, ĭ-nyo͞o′-)
adj.
Too numerous to be counted; numberless. See Synonyms at incalculable.

[Middle English, from Latin innumerābilis : in-, not; see in-1 + numerābilis, countable; see numerable.]

in·nu′mer·a·ble·ness n.
in·nu′mer·a·bly adv.

innumerable

(ɪˈnjuːmərəbəl; ɪˈnjuːmrəbəl) or

innumerous

adj
so many as to be uncountable; extremely numerous
inˌnumeraˈbility, inˈnumerableness n
inˈnumerably adv

in•nu•mer•a•ble

(ɪˈnu mər ə bəl, ɪˈnyu-)

adj.
1. very numerous.
2. incapable of being counted; countless.
Sometimes, in•nu′mer•ous.
[1300–50; Middle English < Latin innumerābilis countless]
in•nu′mer•a•bly, adv.
syn: See many.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.innumerable - too numerous to be countedinnumerable - too numerous to be counted; "incalculable riches"; "countless hours"; "an infinite number of reasons"; "innumerable difficulties"; "the multitudinous seas"; "myriad stars"; "untold thousands"
incalculable - not capable of being computed or enumerated

innumerable

adjective countless, many, numerous, infinite, myriad, untold, incalculable, numberless, unnumbered, multitudinous, beyond number He has invented innumerable excuses and told endless lies.
limited, numbered, finite, measurable, calculable, computable

innumerable

adjective
Translations
لا يُعَد، لا يُحْصى
nesčetný
utallig
lukematonrajaton
óteljandi, ótal
neskaitāms
pek çoksayısız

innumerable

[ɪˈnjuːmərəbl] ADJinnumerable
she drank innumerable cups of tease bebió innumerables tazas de té
there are innumerable reasonshay infinidad de razones
he helped us in innumerable waysnos ayudó de muy diversas maneras

innumerable

[ɪˈnjuːmərəbəl] adjinnombrable
on innumerable occasions → à d'innombrables reprises, en d'innombrables occasions

innumerable

adjunzählig

innumerable

[ɪˈnjuːmrəbl] adjinnumerevole

innumerable

(iˈnjuːmərəbl) adjective
too many to be counted; a great many. innumerable difficulties.
References in classic literature ?
The bookkeeper's life was made up of innumerable little pettinesses.
Here she displayed her ingenuity and industry in a variety of flowers and fruits, beautifully coloured, elegantly shaped, and charmingly flavoured; and we were diverted with innumerable animals presenting themselves perpetually to our view.
Not with such fervor prays the torpid recluse, looking forward to the cold, sunless, stagnant calm of a day that is to be like innumerable yesterdays.
Continually, and in a thousand other ways, did she feel the innumerable throbs of anguish that had been so cunningly contrived for her by the undying,the ever-active sentence of the Puritan tribunal.
A vast pulpy mass, furlongs in length and breadth, of a glancing cream-color, lay floating on the water, innumerable long arms radiating from its centre, and curling and twisting like a nest of anacondas, as if blindly to clutch at any hapless object within reach.
And as that famous great tierce is mystically carved in front, so the whale's vast plaited forehead forms innumerable strange devices for the emblematical adornment of his wondrous tun.
Here and there would be a bridge crossing a filthy creek, with hard-baked mud shores and dingy sheds and docks along it; here and there would be a railroad crossing, with a tangle of switches, and locomotives puffing, and rattling freight cars filing by; here and there would be a great factory, a dingy building with innumerable windows in it, and immense volumes of smoke pouring from the chimneys, darkening the air above and making filthy the earth beneath.
said Uncle Tom, looking with a respectful, admiring air, as his young teacher flourishingly scrawled q's and g's innumerable for his edification; and then, taking the pencil in his big, heavy fingers, he patiently recommenced.
And yet, by ingenious contrivance, this gilded minority, in- stead of being in the tail of the procession where it be- longed, was marching head up and banners flying, at the other end of it; had elected itself to be the Nation, and these innumerable clams had permitted it so long that they had come at last to accept it as a truth; and not only that, but to believe it right and as it should be.
High up and out of sight, over the prodigious stage of the court theater is a maze of interlacing water-pipes, so pierced that in case of fire, innumerable little thread-like streams of water can be caused to descend; and in case of need, this discharge can be augmented to a pouring flood.
Some vague figures approached through the gloom, swinging an old-fashioned tin lantern that freckled the ground with innumerable little spangles of light.
He would have had a wife of whose temper he could make no complaint, but he would have been always necessitous--always poor; and probably would soon have learned to rank the innumerable comforts of a clear estate and good income as of far more importance, even to domestic happiness, than the mere temper of a wife.