Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

inconceivable

adjective
     
in‧con‧ceiv‧a‧ble
too strange or unusual to be thought real or possible:
A few years ago a car fuelled by solar energy would have been inconceivable.
It is inconceivable that a man in such a powerful position could act so unwisely.
inconceivably adverb

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary