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Impossible or difficult to console.

un′con·sol′a·bly adv.
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Adj.1.unconsolable - sad beyond comfortingunconsolable - sad beyond comforting; incapable of being consoled; "inconsolable when her son died"
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If they are not hanged, we'll commit suicide," said the man, traumatised and unconsolable.
Sonia, Mahi's mother, was particularly unconsolable, and is said to have collapsed on hearing the news of her daughter's death.
Baseline characteristics of the three groups did not significantly differ in gender, gestational age, birth-weight or birth type although colic babies were slightly younger and had the most unconsolable crying and this may indicate that parents are less tolerant of "waiting out" crying that cannot be soothed.
It is as if loneliness were a hard and absolute condition of existence; the envelope of flesh and blood on which our eyes are fixed melts before the outstretched hand and there remains only the capricious, unconsolable, and elusive spirit that no eye can follow, no hand can grasp.
Keats's mortalia is at once unconsoling and unconsolable, an assertion of the voice of life amidst the undermusic of death.