Definition of 'unbearable'
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The pain is unbearable and the injury has got worse. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Her disdain is almost unbearable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When we hit, the pain was so unbearable that I wanted to die. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As a portrait in music of a family's struggle to come to terms with loss, it is at once compelling and almost unbearable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We are keeping busy but there are times when life feels unbearable. The Sun (2015)The pain was unbearable but the overriding emotion was a fear of dying. The Sun (2010)The searing heat of the day was almost unbearable. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Things have become unbearable and the character has chosen to act. Christianity Today (2000)This is an unbearable situation for the police. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They all stay in different rooms all the time and it makes life unbearable. The Sun (2011)The pain is as unbearable as it was a year ago. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The headaches before her periods were unbearable and almost made her scream. Banish Headaches -how to obtain fast, drug-free relief from headache (1990)They are the people who know that if things become too unbearable next week they can act. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He wanted to be a good security guard and look after her but the situation became unbearable. The Sun (2010)Her pain was unbearable and she would phone me in agony. The Sun (2010)The closeness this engendered could sometimes be almost unbearable. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)Over the five years of treatment she must have skilfully and sensitively enabled you to process some almost unbearable feelings. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is an almost unbearable situation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What makes it really unbearable is lifts that have no facility for closing the doors when they no longer need to be open. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Life then just seems a real pain, almost unbearable. Your One Week Way to Mind-Fitness (1994)Without doubt, there are cases of terminally ill people whose pain or distress make their lives unbearable. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Then something almost unbearable happens. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Once this has been established as a pattern, being without our particular crutch in a period of stress can feel unbearable. Healthy By Nature (1994)The loneliness I feel is unbearable. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'unbearable'
British English: unbearable /ʌnˈbɛərəbl/ ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as unbearable, you mean that it is so unpleasant, painful, or upsetting that you feel unable to accept it or deal with it.
War has made life almost unbearable for us.
- American English: unbearable
- Arabic: لا يُحْتَمَل
- Brazilian Portuguese: insuportável
- Chinese: 无法忍受的
- Croatian: nepodnošljiv
- Czech: nesnesitelný
- Danish: ubærlig
- Dutch: ondraaglijk
- European Spanish: insoportable
- Finnish: sietämätön
- French: insupportable
- German: unerträglich
- Greek: αφόρητος
- Italian: insopportabile
- Japanese: 耐えられない
- Korean: 참을 수 없는
- Norwegian: uutholdelig
- Polish: nieznośny
- European Portuguese: insuportável
- Romanian: insuportabil
- Russian: невыносимый
- Spanish: insoportable
- Swedish: olidlig
- Thai: ซึ่งไม่สามารถทนได้
- Turkish: dayanılmaz
- Ukrainian: нестерпний
- Vietnamese: không thể chịu đựng được
Definition of unbearable from the Collins English Dictionary
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