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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Inconceivably.

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  • It seemed to stretch and to rise, growing more and more like an arm with a clumsy fist at its end, held unconceivably straight and unbending.

    Over Prairie Trails

  • From hence, therefore, we see, that the knowledge of God, even as to its clearness and pregnant evidence, is unconceivably beyond the knowledge of men or angels.

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. VI.

  • And then for anger, it is a monstrous, irregular, unbecoming passion, even when it shews itself against an equal; but how much more against a superior; and yet incredibly, unconceivably more when it fumes and rages against the immense power, and the unquestionable prerogative of the supreme Sovereign of all things, whom our anger cannot reach, but the least spark of whose anger can for ever consume us!

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. VI.

  • And how unconceivably sad and miserable it is to want them, none knows so much as those that have wanted them.

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. VII.

  • Or, that two natures so unconceivably different as the human and divine, could unite into one person?

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. I.

  • An evil so unconceivably great and comprehensive, that to give an account of the utmost extent of it, would pose our thoughts, as well as nonplus our expressions.

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. II.

  • For still this is and must be acknowledged unconceivably above the reach and ken of any human intellect; and as a depth, in which the tallest reason may swim, and, if it ventures too far, may chance to be swallowed up too.

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. III.

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