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Definitions

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  • n. The state of being intolerable; intolerableness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being intolerable; intolerableness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or character of being intolerable.

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Examples

  • Labels: electronic media (benefits and necessity of switching off), journalism (prurience), television (intolerability of) 1 comments: tristan said ... well done! mine went to the scrap yard in 1995

    Switching off the media

  • Labels: electronic media (benefits and necessity of switching off), journalism (prurience), television (intolerability of)

    Archive 2009-09-01

  • Consumer Reports has long tagged those medications as problematic, given their many and serious side effects (see below); the expense of the newer drugs, which are not typically available in generic versions; and the likelihood that patients will stop using them because of their intolerability.

    Newer antipsychotics pose risk of death

  • Consumer Reports has long tagged those medications as problematic, given their many and serious side effects see below; the expense of the newer drugs, which are not typically available in generic versions; and the likelihood that patients will stop using them because of their intolerability.

    Newer antipsychotics pose risk of death

  • Seventy-five years ago in August 1932, the German doctor Erwin Schliephake published scientific data in the German Medical Weekly about radio transmitter-induced “microwave” or “radio wave sickness” with the following symptoms: severe tiredness and fatigue during the day, fitful sleep in the night, headaches to the point of intolerability, and high susceptibility to infection.

    Op-Ed: Is Microwave Exposure Harming Millions?

  • Friction in weltanschauungen causes people their relationship to erode to the point of intolerability.

    Endgame: Bandwidth

  • In a case where two propositions are diametrically opposite, the mind believes that which is least incomprehensible; — it is easier to suppose that the universe has existed from all eternity than to conceive a being beyond its limits capable of creating it: if the mind sinks beneath the weight of one, is it an alleviation to increase the intolerability of the burthen?

    The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

  • But the intolerability of the thing, sir, is that Ralph Stackpole should steal my guest's horse, sir!

    Nick of the Woods

  • If I were to measure my deserts by people's remembrance of me, I should be a prodigy of intolerability.

    The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete

  • Then some event sparks the collective consciousness and the intolerability of the situation becomes apparent to all.

    Forbes.com: News

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