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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Insufferable  \In*suf"fer*a*ble\,  a. 
  1.  Incapable  of  being  suffered,  borne,  or  endured; 
  insupportable;  unendurable;  intolerable;  as  insufferable 
  heat,  cold,  or  pain;  insufferable  wrongs.  --Locke. 
 
  2.  Offensive  beyond  endurance;  detestable. 
 
  A  multitude  of  scribblers  who  daily  pester  the  world 
  with  their  insufferable  stuff.  --Dryden. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  insufferable 
  adj  :  used  of  persons  or  their  behavior;  "impossible  behavior"; 
  "insufferable  insolence"  [syn:  {impossible},  {unacceptable}, 
  {unsufferable}] 




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