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Too great to calculate.‘a treasure of inestimable value’
immeasurable, incalculable, innumerable, unfathomable, fathomless, indeterminable, measureless, untoldlimitless, boundless, unbounded, unlimited, illimitable, infinite, endless, never-ending, interminable, inexhaustible, bottomlessvast, immense, great, abundantno end ofmyriadinnumerous, unnumberableView synonyms
- ‘However, there can be little wrong in people of such a young and naive age recognising the inestimable pain and suffering that armed conflict inevitably brings and questioning the justification for it.’
- ‘It has inestimable value for today's listeners in gaining a balance between old and new.’
- ‘The worship of the Eucharist outside of the Mass is inestimable value for the life of the Church.’
- ‘Who knows, but let's live in hope that the crucial planning hurdle can, and will, be finally cleared to allow the developers to proceed with a project that will be of inestimable value to the whole community.’
- ‘The museum has a Saudi sculpture of a falcon on a perch, of inestimable value and stunning vulgarity, made from gold, quartz, rubies, emeralds, sapphires and 1,210 diamonds.’
- ‘The advice and encouragement they had given to him was inestimable, particularly in sharing knowledge of tidal sailing with him, an area of sailing which can always be a weakness for lake sailors, he added.’
- ‘But even if the theory proves to be wrong the benefits from investing in early-childhood programs would be inestimable.’
- ‘It's been one of those experiences that restores your faith in the inestimable value of being a teacher.’
- ‘And while Roslin is not itself a commercial organisation, the benefit in terms of royalties, prestige and future investment is inestimable.’
- ‘It would have been a great loss, had any one survived to feel that immense void, that inestimable loneliness, that despair of nothingness.’
- ‘Each human soul is of inestimable value because it was fashioned in the image, and after the likeness of God Himself.’
- ‘This is without even bringing up the possibility that the results from the fake investigation could be very misleading to the point of causing inestimable harm.’
- ‘Your tolerance and good humour have an inestimable value in my eyes.’
- ‘Yang said the statue is unique in the world and its value was inestimable.’
- ‘The crux of their argument is that mothering - as opposed to fathering, or parenting, or care giving - is something unique, and of inestimable value.’
- ‘Marcus Stewart registered another goal of inestimable importance to third-placed Sunderland as they maintained their promotion push against a side with similarly lofty ambitions.’
- ‘For modern day magicians, the knowledge found in books is of inestimable value.’
- ‘It was a truly broad and liberal education and as such, it was to be of inestimable benefit to me.’
- ‘University teaching is a form of political advocacy, and this freedom to think and talk about thoughts is of inestimable value.’
- ‘This crop of voices would contribute inestimable value to the party; to stifle the forces of normal growth that would accrue to the party in such a debate would be foolish.’
Late Middle English: via Old French from Latin inaestimabilis, from in- not + aestimabilis (see estimable).
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