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inconceivable
used in The Magic Mountain

3 uses
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Definition
totally unlikely
  • The envoy's life proceeded along the tracks laid down for him, and it seemed inconceivable it could have proceeded any other way.
    6.5 - An Attack Repulsed (77% in)
  • It's really totally inconceivable how of all things in the world I could have ..."
    3.9 - Satana Makes Shameful Suggestions (35% in)
  • To what extent Hans Castorp's calm, callous self-assurance made things seem that way, and to what extent they actually were that way, making any other course of action indeed inconceivable and impossible—that was, from the very start, something no well-bred gentleman could have decided.
    6.5 - An Attack Repulsed (67% in)

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