AskDefine | Define innumerable

Dictionary Definition

innumerable adj : too numerous to be counted; "incalculable riches"; "countless hours"; "an infinite number of reasons"; "innumerable difficulties"; "the multitudinous seas"; "myriad stars"; "untold thousands" [syn: countless, infinite, innumerous, myriad(a), multitudinous, numberless, uncounted, unnumberable, unnumbered, unnumerable]

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English

Etymology

Latin, from innumerabilis. See also French innumefable. Derived from in- prefix and numerable.

Pronunciation

  • SAMPA: /%In."nu:.mr=.@.bl=/

Adjective

  1. Not capable of being counted, enumerated, or numbered, hence, indefinitely numerous; of great number.

Translations

not capable of being counted

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

all-comprehensive, all-inclusive, boundless, countless, endless, eternal, exhaustless, extending everywhere, illimitable, illimited, immeasurable, immense, incalculable, incomprehensible, inexhaustible, infinite, infinitely continuous, interminable, interminate, limitless, measureless, no end of, numberless, perpetual, shoreless, sumless, termless, unbounded, uncircumscribed, uncountable, uncounted, unfathomable, universal, unlimited, unmeasurable, unmeasured, unnumbered, unplumbed, untold, without bound, without end, without limit, without measure, without number
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