Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Insuperable (Page: 773)

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.