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unbearable

adjective enough to drive one mad, inequitable, inexcusable, insufferable, intolerable, not capable of being endured, too much, unconscionable, unendurable, unjustifiable, unwarranted
Associated concepts: unbearable loss, unbearable suffering
See also: deplorable, intolerable, loathsome, objectionable, obnoxious, odious, onerous, oppressive, painful, repulsive, unendurable
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Imparting bad news is never a pleasant duty, but when it's to someone as decent and able as Collingwood it must be unbearably hard.
Bad points: We don't really get to know the characters too well and it's unbearably hard to watch at times.
The only reason you watch Antiques Road Show is to see those unbearably snobby Middle Englanders getting brought down a toffee-nosed peg or two by being told that priceless heirloom they've brought on to be valued is actually a bit of old tat.
It's one of the friendliest family days out in Brum, it's never unbearably busy and it's completely free to go along.
She has been the very best mother and a huge influence on my career and life and I will miss her unbearably.
The heating is erratic; sometimes unbearably hot and on other occasions too cold.
A distraught Connie feels unbearably guilty for being late at work again and not with her daughter when the accident happened.
The strange thing is that numerous polls and surveys suggest that the British public is already of the mind that the time is right to allow a competent adult who is suffering unbearably (as a result of a terminal illness) to access assisted dying.
Thanks to Podres and Amoros and Reese and Snider and a host of other names who 50 years later are as hallowed in Chavez Ravine as they once were in Flatbush, the Dodgers finally triumphed in that odd game, that unbearably tense Game 7 in 1955, winning their first World Series after losing seven, including five to the Yankees from 1941 to `53.
In sharp contrast was John Butler's Othello (originally created in 1978 for the 200th anniversary of La Scala), concentrating almost unbearably intense moments of passion among Othello (Owen Montague), Desdemona (Tanya Dobler), and Iago (Michel Faigaux).
Something about Cinto's precisely executed, almost unbearably intimate drawings and installations feels perishable.
Some elderly residents had to be evacuated as buildings became unbearably hot without air conditioning.