Definitions for unknowableʌnˈnoʊ ə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unknowable(adj)

    not knowable

    "the unknowable mysteries of life"

Wiktionary

  1. unknowable(Noun)

    Something that cannot be known.

  2. unknowable(Adjective)

    Not knowable.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Leonard Bernstein:

    Music can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.

  2. Leonard Bernstein:

    Music . . . can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.

  3. H. L. Mencken:

    Theology is the effort to explain the unknowable in terms of the not worth knowing.

  4. H.L. Mencken:

    For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.

  5. Johann von Goethe:

    The highest happiness of man ... is to have probed what is knowable and quietly to revere what is unknowable.

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