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insuperable


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Insuperable  \In*su"per*a*ble\,  a.  [L.  insuperabilis:  cf  OF 
  insuperable.  See  {In-}  not  and  {Superable}.] 
  Incapable  of  being  passed  over  or  surmounted;  insurmountable; 
  as  insuperable  difficulties. 
 
  And  middle  natures,  how  they  long  to  join  Yet  never 
  pass  the  insuperable  line?  --Pope. 
 
  The  difficulty  is  enhanced,  or  is  .  .  .  insuperable. 
  --I.  Taylor. 
 
  Syn:  Impassable;  insurmountable;  unconquerable.  -- 
  {In*su"per*a*ble*ness},  n.  --  {In*su"per*a*bly},  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  insuperable 
  adj  1:  impossible  to  surmount  [syn:  {insurmountable}] 
  2:  incapable  of  being  surmounted  or  excelled;  "insuperable 
  odds";  "insuperable  heroes"  [syn:  {unconquerable}] 




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