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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality or state of being insuperable; insuperableness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being insuperable; insuperableness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being insuperable.


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  • It's the insuperability of Roosevelt's hundred days that has confirmed it as the benchmark to which later presidents aspired.

    The Folly of the 'Hundred Days'

  • But since the insuperability has none of the characteristics of necessity, we must, on the contrary, conclude: that the reproduction always occurs, when we can replace ourselves in the conditions in which the stimulus (physical beauty) was produced.

    Aesthetic as Science of Expression and General Linguistic

  • Another moment, and the obstacle had become very real; it grew to vastness, to insuperability He stood, as it were, looking into the very eyes of the Serene Majesty of Byzantium.


  • It was only requisite for my understanding clearly to discern, to be convinced of the insuperability of this obstacle.

    Arthur Mervyn Or, Memoirs of the Year 1793


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