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
Origin: [Pref. in- not + tangible: cf. F. intangible.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-tan′ji-bl, adj. not tangible or perceptible to touch.—ns. Intan′gibleness, Intangibil′ity.—adv. Intan′gibly. [See Intact.]
The numerical value of intangible in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of intangible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
They hide intangible impacts such as dignity, social status and security.
The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.
The true harvest of my daily life is somewhat as intangible And indescribably as the tints of morning or evening. It is a little star-dust caught, A segment of the rainbow which I have clutched.
Until we address earnings stripping and the transfer of intangible rights abroad, we're always going to have this incentive for foreign companies to combine with U.S. companies and strip the U.S. corporate tax base.
She has the tangible and the intangible, she has the technique, the difficulty level, the artistry she is able to put into routines in these days, she's got the consistency; I think I've only seen her fall once and that was a fluke.
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