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Wordnet 3.0


1. totally unlikely;
[syn: impossible, inconceivable, out of the question, unimaginable]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inconceivable \In`con*ceiv"a*ble\, a. [Pref. in- not + conceivable: cf. F. inconcevable.] Not conceivable; incapable of being conceived by the mind; not explicable by the human intellect, or by any known principles or agencies; incomprehensible; as, it is inconceivable to us how the will acts in producing muscular motion. [1913 Webster] It is inconceivable to me that a spiritual substance should represent an extended figure. --Locke. -- In`con*ceiv"a*ble*ness, n. -- In`con*ceiv"a*bly, adv. [1913 Webster] The inconceivableness of a quality existing without any subject to possess it. --A. Tucker. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

inconceivable adj 1: totally unlikely [syn: impossible, inconceivable, out of the question, unimaginable]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

82 Moby Thesaurus words for "inconceivable": a bit thick, a bit thin, absurd, antic, barred, beguiling, bewildering, beyond belief, closed-out, contrary to reason, doubtable, doubtful, dubious, dubitable, enigmatic, exceptional, excluded, extraordinary, fabulous, fanciful, fantastic, fascinating, hard of belief, hard to believe, hopeless, implausible, impossible, incomprehensible, incredible, logically impossible, marvelous, mind-boggling, miraculous, not deserving belief, not possible, open to doubt, open to suspicion, outlandish, overwhelming, oxymoronic, paradoxical, passing belief, passing strange, phenomenal, preposterous, problematic, prodigious, prohibited, puzzling, questionable, rare, remarkable, ridiculous, ruled-out, self-contradictory, sensational, staggering, staggering belief, strange, striking, stupendous, suspect, suspicious, tall, thick, thin, unaccountable, unbelievable, unconvincing, unearthly, unexpected, ungodly, unheard-of, unimaginable, unique, unknowable, unprecedented, unthinkable, unworthy of belief, weak, wonderful, wondrous