unbearable pain meaning, unbearable pain definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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unbearable

  
  
If you describe something as unbearable, you mean that it is so unpleasant, painful, or upsetting that you feel unable to accept it or deal with it.      adj   (=intolerable)  
War has made life almost unbearable for the civilians remaining in the capital..., I was in terrible, unbearable pain.     
  unbearably      adv   usu ADV adj/-ed  
By the evening it had become unbearably hot.     
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n.
abnormal fear of pain.
[Med.];[Psych.]
exp.
expression used to point out that one has to struggle or suffer to achieve his goal
Jason: Damn it! I can't take it anymore. This exercise is killing me! Ray: Yeah but it’ll help you lose weight. Don't you know? No pain, no gain!

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