Definitions for intangibleɪnˈtæn dʒə bəl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
in•tan•gi•bleɪnˈtæn dʒə bəl(adj.)
not tangible; impalpable.
not definite or clear to the mind; vague; elusive.
(n.)something intangible, esp. an intangible asset, as goodwill.
Origin of intangible:
1630–40; < ML
intangible, intangible asset(adj)
assets that are saleable though not material or physical
(of especially business assets) not having physical substance or intrinsic productive value
"intangible assets such as good will"
incapable of being perceived by the senses especially the sense of touch
"the intangible constituent of energy"- James Jeans
hard to pin down or identify
"an intangible feeling of impending disaster"
lacking substance or reality; incapable of being touched or seen
"that intangible thing--the soul"
Incorporeal property that is saleable though not material, such as bank deposits, stocks, bonds, and promissory notes
incapable of being perceived by the senses; incorporeal
not tangible; incapable of being touched; not perceptible to the touch; impalpable; imperceptible