unbelievable

[uhn-bi-lee-vuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
too dubious or improbable to be believed: an unbelievable excuse.
2.
so remarkable as to strain credulity; extraordinary: the unbelievable fury of the storm; an unbelievable athlete.

Origin:
1540–50; un-1 + believable

unbelievably, adverb
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unbelievable (ˌʌnbɪˈliːvəbəl)
 
adj
unable to be believed; incredible or astonishing
 
unbelieva'bility
 
n
 
unbe'lievableness
 
n

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Example sentences
Special featuring the unbelievable stories of people who have survived
  ingesting or being impaled by objects.
The actors and actresses are extremely talents, and the costumes are
  unbelievable.
Unbelievable the despicable acts some will take to try to suppress this amazing
  technology.
The talent that is recruited for this show is unbelievable.
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