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inconceivable
used in Babbitt

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Definition
totally unlikely
  • He thought of waiting, but to stop the powerful system of the Pompeian was inconceivable, and he was instantly wafted into a chair.
    Chapter 24 (43% in)
  • With his wife, since it was inconceivable to explain that he was going to seek Paul's spirit in the wilderness, he frugally employed the lie prepared over a year ago and scarcely used at all.
    Chapter 25 (22% in)
  • Brothers, that's what they must be, loving brothers, and then strikes would be as inconceivable as hatred in the home!"
    Chapter 27 (40% in)

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