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Wordnet 3.0


1. incapable of being put up with;
- Example: "an intolerable degree of sentimentality"
[syn: intolerable, unbearable, unendurable]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Intolerable \In*tol"er*a*ble\, a. [F. intol['e]rable, L. intolerabilis. See In- not, and Tolerable.] [1913 Webster] 1. Not tolerable; not capable of being borne or endured; not proper or right to be allowed; insufferable; insupportable; unbearable; as, intolerable pain; intolerable heat or cold; an intolerable burden. [1913 Webster] His insolence is more intolerable Than all the princes in the land beside. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. Enormous. [1913 Webster] This intolerable deal of sack. --Shak. -- In*tol"er*a*ble*ness, n. -- In*tol"er*a*bly, adv. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

intolerable adj 1: incapable of being put up with; "an intolerable degree of sentimentality" [syn: intolerable, unbearable, unendurable] [ant: tolerable]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

69 Moby Thesaurus words for "intolerable": a bit much, abhorrent, absolute, arrant, classical, complete, consummate, crass, decided, definitive, dislikable, displeasing, distasteful, downright, egregious, exceptionable, flagrant, glaring, gross, impossible, inadmissible, indefensible, insufferable, insupportable, mislikable, objectionable, odious, out-and-out, outright, past bearing, perfect, positive, precious, profound, pronounced, proper, rank, regular, shattering, shocking, stark, stark-staring, superlative, surpassing, the veriest, thorough, thoroughgoing, too much, total, unacceptable, unbearable, uncongenial, unconscionable, undeniable, undesirable, unendurable, unequivocal, uninviting, unlikable, unlovable, unmitigated, unpleasant, unqualified, unrelieved, unspoiled, unsuitable, unsupportable, untenable, utter