Definition of 'impossibility'
Example sentences containing 'impossibility'
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How do you choose between the loss of credibility and power that comes from climbing down, and the virtual impossibility of pressing on? Times, Sunday Times (2016)We grasp the near impossibility of innocence in a country that has itself become a criminal conspiracy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The ensuing anarchy makes oldfashioned love a near impossibility. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Just look at the near impossibility of getting rid of a bad president. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Getting married to yourself sounded like a logical impossibility. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You note the legal impossibility of merciful death near home. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Becks is a physical impossibility in boxer shorts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Standing up was a physical impossibility. The Sun (2014)Parking Parking in the city centre is a virtual impossibility. Umbria - the green heart of Italy (1989)It not only looks like a physical impossibility; it is very close to actually being so. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The notion of building a third runway at Heathrow has moved from being politically toxic to being a near political impossibility. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Politically, it seems an impossibility. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Which, as most mums will attest, is a virtual impossibility. The Sun (2015)It's a physical impossibility now but we are not thinking of retirement and he will hopefully run at Punchestown. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Synonyms of 'impossibility'
hopelessness, inability, impracticability, inconceivability
Trends of 'impossibility'
In Common Usage. impossibility is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of impossibility from the Collins English Dictionary
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