unbearable pain meaning, unbearable pain definition | English Cobuild dictionary



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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abnormal fear of pain.
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!
avoir pour une bouchée de pain
à pain dur, dent aiguë
à forte faim, il n'y a pas de pain dur
à bon goût et faim n'y a pas mauvais pain
c'est un vrai casse_pied
au chaudron des douleurs chacun porte son écuelle
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