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"unbearable" in British English

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unbearableadjective

uk   /ʌnˈbeə.rə.bəl/  us   /ʌnˈber.ə.bəl/
B2 too ​painful or ​unpleasant for you to ​continue to ​experience: All I ​remember of my daughter's ​birth was the unbearable ​pain and the ​relief when it was all over. The ​atmosphere at ​work at the ​moment is ​almost unbearable. The ​heat was unbearable.
unbearably
adverb uk   /ʌnˈbeə.rə.bli/  us   /ʌnˈber.ə.bli/
The ​sun was ​almost unbearably ​hot today.
(Definition of unbearable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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 ​longwait 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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