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ɪnˈɔ də bəlin·audi·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inaudible, unhearableadjective

    impossible to hear; imperceptible by the ear

    "an inaudible conversation"


  1. inaudibleadjective

    Not able to be heard or not loud enough to be heard.

    Dogs can hear this whistle, but for people it is inaudible.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inaudibleadjective

    not audible; incapable of being heard; silent

    Etymology: [L. inaudibilis; pref. in- not + audire to hear: cf. F. unaudible. See In- not, and Audible.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inaudible

    in-awd′i-bl, adj. not able to be heard.—ns. Inaudibil′ity, Inaud′ibleness.—adv. Inaud′ibly.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inaudible in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inaudible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of inaudible in a Sentence

  1. Brian Laundrie:

    I was holding onto the keys because I didn’t want to go anywhere, and my big fear is — I don’t have my phone. I don’t have a phone. So if she goes off without me (inaudible), I’m on my own.

  2. Jean Genet:

    Perhaps all music, even the newest, is not so much something discovered as something that re-emerges from where it lay buried in the memory, inaudible as a melody cut in a disc of flesh. A composer lets me hear a song that has always been shut up silent within me.

  3. Sun Tzu:

    O divine art of subtlety and secrecy! Through you we learn to be invisible, through you inaudible and hence we can hold the enemy's fate in our hands.

  4. Ryan Mooney:

    I don't want the sexual predators to slip through the cracks, or [inaudible] these loopholes and these policies provide.

  5. Brad Lawson:

    Yes, I'm in the middle of a field (inaudible) pushed some guys over, right here going toward Abilene, on both sides, my truck ran out of gas, there's one car here, the guy's chasing (inaudible) to the woods, please hurry!

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    directed outward; marked by interest in others or concerned with external reality
    • A. incumbent
    • B. appellative
    • C. extroversive
    • D. adscripted

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