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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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In the battle known as "La Noche Triste," he and defeated Cortes, who reportedly "wept unconsolably." The Spaniards tortured Cuauhtemoc in order to reveal where Moctiezuma's gold, silver, and precious stones had been hidden.
One woman wept unconsolably right next to the soldiers firing at the crowd, crying out that her young son had been hit and dragged into a university campus on the street.