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“insurmountable” in English

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(Definition of “insurmountable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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insurmountableadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˌɪn·sərˈmɑʊn·tə·bəl/

(esp. of a problem or a difficulty) so great that it cannot be dealt with successfully:

As the election returns came in, it was clear that his opponent had an insurmountable lead.

(Definition of “insurmountable” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)