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Impossible Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • something that cannot be done; "his assignment verged on the impossible"
  • not capable of occurring or being accomplished or dealt with; "an impossible dream"; "an impossible situation"
  • totally unlikely
  • used of persons or their behavior; "impossible behavior"; "insufferable insolence"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • something that cannot be done; "his assignment verged on the impossible"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Impossible'


  • Impossible: Impossible(s) or Impossibility may refer to: Law : Impossibility , term used in contract law. Fictional characters : The Impossible Man , a Marvel ...
  • Impossible (Shontelle song): "Impossible" is a song by Barbadian recording artist Shontelle . It is the lead single from her second studio album, No Gravity (2010). ...
  • Mission: Impossible (1988 TV series): Mission: Impossible is an American television series that chronicles the missions of a team of secret American government agents known ...

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'Impossible' example sentence in quotations


* It is impossible to imagine Goethe or Beethoven being good at billiards or golf. - H.L. Mencken

* The major difference between a thing that might go wrong and a thing that cannot possibly go wrong is that when a thing that cannot possibly go wrong goes wrong it usually turns out to be impossible to get at or repair. - Douglas Adams

* It is impossible for an Englishman to open his mouth without making some other Englishman hate or despise him. - George Bernard Shaw


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Impossible Sample Sentences in News


  • Restaurant Impossible's Robert Irvine Dishes On His Favorite Fall Foods
    This month, New York City played host to one of the biggest food events of the year—the New York Wine and Food Festival. From raw vegan events, such as Fresh & Raw, inching over to a... Read more on this news related to 'Impossible'
  • Impossible’ to comply with order to retrieve Indira’s child, IGP’s lawyer tells court
    PUTRAJAYA, Oct 30 — The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) argued today through his lawyer that it would be “impossible” to comply with the civil court’s order to return Hindu mother Indira Gandhi’s... Read more on this news related to 'Impossible'
  • Steller: Education funding not 'impossible'; it's a choice
    Arizonans should not accept that we can't afford to fund education, columnist says. Read more on this news related to 'Impossible'

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