insufferable


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in·suf·fer·a·ble

 (ĭn-sŭf′ər-ə-bəl, -sŭf′rə-)
adj.
Difficult or impossible to endure; intolerable.

in·suf′fer·a·bly adv.

insufferable

(ɪnˈsʌfərəbəl)
adj
intolerable; unendurable
inˈsufferableness n
inˈsufferably adv

in•suf•fer•a•ble

(ɪnˈsʌf ər ə bəl)

adj.
not to be endured; intolerable.
[1525–35]
in•suf′fer•a•ble•ness, n.
in•suf′fer•a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.insufferable - used of persons or their behaviorinsufferable - used of persons or their behavior; "impossible behavior"; "insufferable insolence"
intolerable, unbearable, unendurable - incapable of being put up with; "an intolerable degree of sentimentality"

insufferable

adjective unbearable, impossible, intolerable, dreadful, outrageous, unspeakable, detestable, insupportable, unendurable, past bearing, more than flesh and blood can stand, enough to test the patience of a saint, enough to try the patience of Job We all agreed he was the most insufferable bore.
appealing, attractive, charming, pleasant, disarming, bearable

insufferable

adjective
So unpleasant or painful as not to be endured or tolerated:
Translations

insufferable

[ɪnˈsʌfərəbl] ADJ [impertinence, arrogance, smugness] → insufrible, insoportable; [heat] → insoportable, inaguantable
he's insufferable!¡es insufrible!, ¡no hay quien lo aguante!

insufferable

[ɪnˈsʌfərəbəl] adjinsupportable

insufferable

adj, insufferably

insufferable

[ɪnˈsʌfrəbl] adjintollerabile
References in classic literature ?
Do you mean," said Christie, with glistening eyes and awful deliberation--"do you mean to say that we're expected to fall in with this insufferable familiarity?
Insufferable sting, that sanity should ground arms on such a field
In vain it was to rake for Ambergriese in the paunch of this Leviathan, insufferable fetor denying not inquiry.
His voice was hoarse; his look that of a man who is just about to burst an insufferable bond and plunge headlong into wild license.
She only knows it as the instrument of a vile oppression, an insufferable wrong.
On the drunken occasion in question (one of a large number, as you know), I was insufferable about liking you, and not liking you.
The accident, so fatal to all his profits, had restored my brother to his senses, and seeing that the mischief had been caused by his own insufferable pride, he rent his clothes and tore his hair, and lamented himself so loudly that the passers-by stopped to listen.
I have been under a mistake all this time," answered Don Quixote, "for in truth I thought it was a castle, and not a bad one; but since it appears that it is not a castle but an inn, all that can be done now is that you should excuse the payment, for I cannot contravene the rule of knights-errant, of whom I know as a fact (and up to the present I have read nothing to the contrary) that they never paid for lodging or anything else in the inn where they might be; for any hospitality that might be offered them is their due by law and right in return for the insufferable toil they endure in seeking adventures by night and by day, in summer and in winter, on foot and on horseback, in hunger and thirst, cold and heat, exposed to all the inclemencies of heaven and all the hardships of earth.
I know not how it was--but, with the first glimpse of the building, a sense of insufferable gloom pervaded my spirit.
But yet mathematical certainty is after all, something insufferable.
Before Antaeus could get out of the way, Hercules let drive again, and gave him another knock- down blow, which sent him heels over head, but served only to increase his already enormous and insufferable strength.
I am one of those unfortunate persons to whom the sight of these animals are, at any time an insufferable annoyance.