unthinkable

All Adjective
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  • More than this, change is unthinkable according to our present ideas of energy. Cited from Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays, by J. (John) Joly
  • And it was unthinkable that this man would let the girl go and do nothing. Cited from Red-Robin, by Jane Abbott
  • But anything else, any attempt to go on from where they had left off was unthinkable. Cited from Mary Wollaston, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • Russia has done unthinkable damage to its place in the international community.
  • And sure enough, he came back this time with a new and unthinkable surprise. Cited from Growth of the Soil, by Knut Hamsun
  • And now, only the extent of one little word stood between her and an unthinkable condition. Cited from The Everlasting Whisper, by Jackson Gregory
  • For example, things considered unthinkable a few years ago are now standard practices.
  • But the fact is that the thing was after all not so unthinkable. Cited from The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller,C. Thomas
  • For it seemed quite unthinkable to her that the master should have any money to take out with him. Cited from Bjornstjerne Bjornson, William Morton Payne
  • Matter as a cause of that image, is unthinkable and therefore nothing to us.
  • He saw that it was impossible, unthinkable, that he should leave her. Cited from The Three Sisters, by May Sinclair
  • He had done what many thought unthinkable: taking on the studios and winning.
  • Worn as he was, it was unthinkable that he should go far to-night. Cited from Scaramouche, by Rafael Sabatini
  • Clearly it was impossible to get him away without making a scene, which was unthinkable. Cited from Under the Andes, by Rex Stout
  • There are some things so unthinkable that they only continue because people refuse to think of them. Cited from Men, Women, and God, by A. Herbert Gray
  • From the start co-existence in the same house seemed unthinkable.
  • In reality, such a conversation as this between us now would have been unthinkable for our parents. Cited from The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • An overplus is unthinkable, since no man can do more than his duty. Cited from Christianity and Ethics, by Archibald B. C. Alexander
  • She questioned me a great deal and made me think the unthinkable.
  • It was all unthinkable now that it had come so close. Cited from The Man and the Moment, by Elinor Glyn
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Meaning of unthinkable

  • adjective Incapable of being conceived or considered