Definition of insuperable in English:

insuperable

Syllabification: in·su·per·a·ble
Pronunciation: /inˈso͞op(ə)rəbəl
 
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adjective

(Of a difficulty or obstacle) impossible to overcome: insuperable financial problems
More example sentences
  • This is the radical uncertainty that haunts contemporary Marxist theorists, the insuperable difficulty of impossible exchange.
  • Self-transcendence is overcoming insuperable obstacles in one's path.
  • But the more I think about it, the more it appears that there are no insuperable obstacles to such a development should it ever become democratically necessary.

Origin

Middle English (in the general sense 'invincible'): from Old French, or from Latin insuperabilis, from in- 'not' + superabilis (from superare 'overcome').

Derivatives

insuperability

Pronunciation: /-ˌso͞op(ə)rəˈbilitē/
noun
More example sentences
  • The next logical step is to say that, given the insuperability of the subjective viewpoint, we can describe no independent natural or divine life that human life efficiently serves.

insuperably

adverb
More example sentences
  • Cladding and glazing this complex shape was also something that would have been almost insuperably difficult before the arrival of the computer-generated special shape.

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