intolerably


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in·tol·er·a·ble

 (ĭn-tŏl′ər-ə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to tolerate or endure; unbearable: intolerable agony.

in·tol′er·a·bil′i·ty, in·tol′er·a·ble·ness n.
in·tol′er·a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.intolerably - to an unacceptable degreeintolerably - to an unacceptable degree; "The percentage of lead in our drinking water is unacceptably high"
acceptably, so-so, tolerably - in an acceptable (but not outstanding) manner; "she plays tennis tolerably"
Translations
بصورةٍ لا تُحْتَمَل
nesnesitelně
tûrhetetlenül
óbærilega
dayanılmaz şekilde

intolerably

[ɪnˈtɒlərəblɪ] ADJ [ache] → insoportablemente
he is intolerably vaines tremendamente vanidoso
it was intolerably hothacía un calor insoportable

intolerably

[ɪnˈtɒlərəbli] adv [high, long] → intolérablement
the prospect of intolerably high taxes in the future → la perspective d'impôts intolérablement élevés dans l'avenir
intolerably cramped conditions → un manque d'espace intolérable
Her leg ached intolerably → Les douleurs à sa jambe étaient intolérables.

intolerably

[ɪnˈtɒlrəblɪ] advintollerabilmente

intolerable

(inˈtolərəbl) adjective
that cannot be endured or borne. intolerable pain; This delay is intolerable.
inˈtolerably adverb
inˈtolerant adjective
(often with of) unwilling to endure or accept eg people whose ideas etc are different from one's own, members of a different race or religion etc. an intolerant attitude; He is intolerant of others' faults.
inˈtolerance noun
References in classic literature ?
Our road lay through a wood, where we found the ground covered over with young locusts, a plague intolerably afflictive in a country so barren of itself.
It is like the sadness which you may see in the jester's eyes when a merry company is laughing at his sallies; his lips smile and his jokes are gayer because in the communion of laughter he finds himself more intolerably alone.
But without this occupation, the life of Vronsky and of Anna, who wondered at his loss of interest in it, struck them as intolerably tedious in an Italian town.
But it may grow so intolerably like its father that I shall hate it.
So intolerably serious, indeed, were these gods and heroes, that harlequin (though the English gentleman of that name is not at all related to the French family, for he is of a much more serious disposition) was always welcome on the stage, as he relieved the audience from worse company.
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
often, when forced from his hammock by exhausting and intolerably vivid dreams of the night, which, resuming his own intense thoughts through the day, carried them on amid a clashing of phrensies, and whirled them round and round in his blazing brain, till the very throbbing of his life-spot became insufferable anguish; and when, as was sometimes the case, these spiritual throes in him heaved his being up from its base, and a chasm seemed opening in him, from which forked flames and lightnings shot up, and accursed fiends beckoned him to leap down among them; when this hell in himself yawned beneath him, a wild cry would be heard through the ship; and with glaring eyes Ahab would burst from his state room, as though escaping from a bed that was on fire.
I answered "that our horses were trained up, from three or four years old, to the several uses we intended them for; that if any of them proved intolerably vicious, they were employed for carriages; that they were severely beaten, while they were young, for any mischievous tricks; that the males, designed for the common use of riding or draught, were generally castrated about two years after their birth, to take down their spirits, and make them more tame and gentle; that they were indeed sensible of rewards and punishments; but his honour would please to consider, that they had not the least tincture of reason, any more than the YAHOOS in this country.
bitter, biting mockery of grey hairs, have I lived enough joy to wear ye; and seem and feel thus intolerably old?
We shall not follow him minutely in his journey; which lay at times over steep and rocky hills, and among crags and precipices; at other times over vast naked and sunburnt plains, abounding with rattlesnakes, in traversing which, both men and horses suffered intolerably from heat and thirst.
To have to make this fact plain to her--and to witness her resigned acceptance of it--had been intolerably painful to him.
The sun, a red ball through the dust, burned and scorched his back intolerably through his black coat.