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Synonyms for impossible
ɪmˈpɒs ə bəlim·pos·si·ble

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. impossiblenoun

    Antonyms:
    possible

  2. impossiblenoun

    not possible, not able to be done.

    Antonyms:
    possible

  3. impossibleadjective

    of a person, very difficult to deal with.

    You never listen to a word I say - you're impossible!

    Antonyms:
    possible

Princeton's WordNet1.7 / 3 votes

  1. impossibleadjective

    something that cannot be done

    "his assignment verged on the impossible"

    Antonyms:
    viable, manageable, attainable, doable, affirmable, tolerable, feasible, accomplishable, executable, thinkable, achievable, workable, mathematical, realizable, possible, contingent, assertable, practicable, come-at-able

  2. impossibleadjective

    not capable of occurring or being accomplished or dealt with

    "an impossible dream"; "an impossible situation"

    Synonyms:
    unimaginable, insufferable, inconceivable, unacceptable, out of the question, unsufferable

    Antonyms:
    achievable, workable, viable, attainable, executable, manageable, contingent, feasible, thinkable, accomplishable, realizable, practicable, possible, assertable, doable, affirmable, come-at-able, tolerable, mathematical

  3. impossible, inconceivable, out of the question, unimaginableadjective

    totally unlikely

    Synonyms:
    unimaginable, insufferable, inconceivable, unacceptable, out of the question, unsufferable

    Antonyms:
    achievable, come-at-able, possible, workable, manageable, feasible, affirmable, thinkable, accomplishable, tolerable, mathematical, practicable, assertable, realizable, attainable, executable, contingent, viable, doable

  4. impossible, insufferable, unacceptable, unsufferableadjective

    used of persons or their behavior

    "impossible behavior"; "insufferable insolence"

    Synonyms:
    unaccepted, insufferable, out of the question, unsufferable, unacceptable, unimaginable, inconceivable

    Antonyms:
    attainable, practicable, contingent, realizable, workable, accomplishable, executable, affirmable, possible, achievable, assertable, doable, viable, come-at-able, tolerable, manageable, mathematical, feasible, thinkable

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. can't do

    not able to do

    the boy can't do the assighnment because it was impossible.

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  
  2. hard to achieve

    Submitted by anonymous on May 19, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes4.3 / 3 votes

  1. impossibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    impracticable, unfeasible, unattainable, unachievable, not feasible, not possible, out of the question

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. impossibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    impracticable, unfeasible, unattainable

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3646unable
#4446impossible
#13604unacceptable
#29729impractical
#37656unthinkable
#44699inconceivable
#46658unimaginable
#60772impracticable
#62952unattainable
#65057unworkable
#94939insufferable
#100552unfeasible
#238548unaccepted

How to use impossible in a sentence?

  1. Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli:

    It's impossible and unnecessary for us to maintain the high-speed growth seen in the past.

  2. Joao Goncalves:

    I need to be at a place that I can be judged, all I want at this moment is to be judged. It's impossible.

  3. Eric Hoffer:

    Man is the only creature that strives to surpass himself, and yearns for the impossible.

  4. Nicole Perrin:

    One thing to keep in mind is that this is happening in the middle of the pandemic, and brands have already really cut their ad spending across all kinds of channels, including Facebook, it's going to be impossible to ever parse out how much did this boycott cost versus how much did the pandemic cost, how much would these same advertisers have pulled back just because of the broader economy.

  5. Dr. Robert Schuller:

    Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary impossible.


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