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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·tol·er·a·ble a.
 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.
 His insolence is more intolerable
 Than all the princes in the land beside.   --Shak.
 4. Enormous.
    This intolerable deal of sack.   --Shak.
 -- In*tol*er*a*ble*ness, n. -- In*tol*er*a*bly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv : to an unacceptable degree; "The percentage of lead in our
            drinking water is unacceptably high" [syn: unacceptably]
            [ant: acceptably, acceptably]