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"unbearable" in British English

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unbearableadjective

uk   /ʌnˈbeə.rə.bəl/ us   /ʌnˈber.ə.bəl/
unbearably
adverb uk   /ʌnˈbeə.rə.bli/ us   /ʌnˈber.ə.bli/
The sun was almost unbearably hot today.
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unbearableadjective [not gradable]

us   /ʌnˈbeər·ə·bəl/
so unpleasant or painful that you find it hard to accept: We had an unbearable summer here. The long wait was almost unbearable.
(Definition of unbearable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “unbearable”
in Korean 참을 수 없는…
in Arabic لا يُطاق…
in Malaysian tdk tertahan…
in French insupportable…
in Russian невыносимый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無法忍受的…
in Italian insopportabile…
in Turkish dayanılmaz, çekilmez, tahammül edilemez…
in Polish nie do zniesienia, nieznośny…
in Spanish insoportable…
in Vietnamese không thể chịu đựng được…
in Portuguese insuportável…
in Thai ซึ่งเหลือทน…
in German unerträglich…
in Catalan insuportable…
in Japanese 耐えられない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无法忍受的…
in Indonesian tak tertahankan…
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