illimitable illimitable

Definition(s):

  • (adj) without limits in extent or size or quantity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Only a seaplane could have sped faster, yet the distance of 6,000 miles seemed illimitable, mocking.
  2. Indeed, his interests seem illimitable, his speechwriters indefatigable, his wanderlust insatiable.
  3. Star Wars The Year's Best Movie What can a punk kid, a has-been general and a comedy team of robots do against the dark, illimitable powers of the.

News

  • PHOTOS: Kids and adults scribbling all over Houston Street downtown

    People, young and old, turned downtown Houston Street into a historic coloring book -- using broken bits of chalk to break away from boredom -- on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at Artpace San Antonio's 10th annual Chalk It Up. For several blocks, the narrow street became a cobblestone easel for locals to paint an illimitable spectrum of thoughts across. Within hours, imaginations yielded vibrant ...
    on October 13, 2013     Source: KENS 5 San Antonio

Quotes

  1. As Thomas Jefferson said, referencing the University of Virginia, "This institution will be based upon the illimitable freedom of the human mind. For here we are not afraid to follow truth wherever it may lead, nor to tolerate any error so long as...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Thomas Jefferson Source: Inside Higher Ed

  2. "My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble minds," Albert Einstein said.
    on Apr 9, 2008 By: Albert Einstein Source: The Wichita Eagle

  3. In "Heores and Hero Worship", Thomas Carlyle, who was better known for his history of the French Revolution, wrote about "the illimitable, silent, never-resting thing called time, rolling, rushing on, swift, silent, like an embracing...
    on Aug 4, 2007 By: Thomas Carlyle Source: Economic Times

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