Definitions for unutterableʌnˈʌt ər ə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•ut•ter•a•bleʌnˈʌt ər ə bəl(adj.)

  1. unspeakable; beyond expression:

    unutterable joy.

Origin of unutterable:

1580–90

un•ut′ter•a•bly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ineffable, unnameable, unspeakable, unutterable(adj)

    too sacred to be uttered

    "the ineffable name of the Deity"

  2. indefinable, indescribable, ineffable, unspeakable, untellable, unutterable(adj)

    defying expression or description

    "indefinable yearnings"; "indescribable beauty"; "ineffable ecstasy"; "inexpressible anguish"; "unspeakable happiness"; "unutterable contempt"; "a thing of untellable splendor"

  3. unpronounceable, unutterable(adj)

    very difficult to pronounce correctly

    "an unpronounceable foreign word"; "unutterable consonant clusters"

Wiktionary

  1. unutterable(Adjective)

    Not utterable; incapable of being spoken or voiced; inexpressible; ineffable; unspeakable.

    unutterable anguish.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unutterable(adj)

    not utterable; incapable of being spoken or voiced; inexpressible; ineffable; unspeakable; as, unutterable anguish


Translations for unutterable

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

unutterable(adjective)

(of a feeling) too strong to be expressed

To his unutterable horror, the ground began to shake.

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