incalculable incalculable  /ɪn ˈkælkjə lə bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not capable of being computed or enumerated

Usage(s):

  1. But mostly, the Chinese have lived in Western minds as inscrutable, unknowable, incalculable.
  2. For man's occasional lapses from God-seeking inevitably result in intolerable shallowness of thought combined with incalculable mischief in action.
  3. You could have saved two lives and incalculable pain.

News

  • Are we forgetting history?

    Are we forgetting history? Beaumont Enterprise Copyright 2013 Beaumont Enterprise. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 9:11 am, Thursday, June 6, 2013 Famous dates in American history are marked either by profound accomplishment or incalculable violence, the memory of which in some cases is fading from public consciousness ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

Quotes

  • Repeating an admission that Bush made in his nationally televised address on Wednesday, Gates told the senators, "Mistakes certainly have been made by the United States in Iraq. However we got to this moment, the stakes now are incalculable."
    on Jan 12, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: USA Today

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