- impossible ► ADJECTIVE 1) not able to occur, exist, or be done. 2) very difficult to deal with: an impossible situation.DERIVATIVES impossibility noun (pl. impossibilities) impossibly adverb.
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Impossibly — Im*pos si*bly, adv. Not possibly. Sir. T. North. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
impossibly — adverb a) Not possibly; in an impossible manner. The topology problem was impossibly difficult. b) To the point of impossibility. Impossibly, after the water receded, the cat was found asleep on a chair jammed in a tree … Wiktionary
impossibly — im|pos|si|bly [ ım pasəbli ] adverb extremely: used for emphasis: He was impossibly single minded about his career. impossibly blue eyes … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
impossibly — UK [ɪmˈpɒsəblɪ] / US [ɪmˈpɑsəblɪ] adverb extremely: used for emphasis He was impossibly single minded about his career. impossibly blue eyes … English dictionary
impossibly — adverb to a degree impossible of achievement long thought to be an impossibly difficult operation impossibly far from sources of supply • Ant: ↑possibly • Derived from adjective: ↑impossible … Useful english dictionary
impossibly — adverb Date: circa 1580 1. not possibly 2. to an improbable degree ; unbelievably < an impossibly green lawn > … New Collegiate Dictionary
impossibly — adv. Impossibly is used with these adjectives: ↑beautiful, ↑distant, ↑fast, ↑large, ↑long, ↑perfect, ↑remote, ↑steep … Collocations dictionary
impossibly — [ɪmˈpɒsəbli] adv extremely impossibly high heels[/ex] … Dictionary for writing and speaking English
impossibly — See impossible. * * * … Universalium
impossibly — imÂ·posÂ·siÂ·bly || Éªm pÉ‘sÉ™blÉª / pÉ’s adv. in an impossible manner … English contemporary dictionary