intolerable Definition

unable to be endured or tolerated; unbearable.

Using intolerable: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "intolerable" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The heat in the room was intolerable.

  • Example

    The noise from the construction site was intolerable.

  • Example

    The pain in her leg was becoming intolerable.

intolerable Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for intolerable

Antonyms for intolerable


Summary: intolerable in Brief

Intolerable [ɪnˈtɒlərəbl] means something that is unable to be endured or tolerated, and is often used to describe unbearable situations such as extreme heat, noise, or pain. It is an adjective with synonyms like 'unbearable' and 'insupportable', and antonyms like 'tolerable' and 'endurable'.