intolerability
noun see intolerable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Intolerability — In*tol er*a*bil i*ty, n. The quality of being intolerable; intolerableness. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intolerability — 1590s, from L.L. intolerabilitas, from L. intolerabilis (see INTOLERABLE (Cf. intolerable)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • intolerability — See intolerable. * * * …   Universalium

  • intolerability — noun The state of being intolerable; intolerableness …   Wiktionary

  • intolerability — in·tolerability …   English syllables

  • intolerability — (|)in, ən.+ noun : the quality or state of being intolerable …   Useful english dictionary

  • intolerable — intolerability, intolerableness, n. intolerably, adv. /in tol euhr euh beuhl/, adj. 1. not tolerable; unendurable; insufferable: intolerable pain. 2. excessive. [1400 50; late ME < L intolerabilis. See IN 3, TOLERABLE] Syn. 1. unbearable,… …   Universalium

  • Méret Oppenheim — Negative of X Ray of Meret Oppenheim’s Skull, 1964 Birth name Méret Elisabeth Oppenheim Born 6 October 1913(1913 10 06) …   Wikipedia

  • intolerable — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin intolerabilis, from in + tolerabilis tolerable Date: 15th century 1. not tolerable ; unbearable < intolerable pain > 2. excessive • intolerability noun • intolerableness …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Pun — A pun (or paronomasia) is a phrase that deliberately exploits confusion between similar sounding words for humorous or rhetorical effect.A pun may also cause confusion between two senses of the same written or spoken word, due to homophony,… …   Wikipedia

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