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ˌɪn dɪˈskraɪ bə bəlin·de·scrib·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indefinable, indescribable, ineffable, unspeakable, untellable, unutterableadjective

    defying expression or description

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


  1. indescribableadjective

    Impossible, or very difficult to describe.

    He proved it with indescribable mathematics.

  2. indescribableadjective

    Exceeding all description.

    Our hotel had an indescribable view of the Bay of Naples.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indescribableadjective

    incapable of being described

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Indescribable

    in-de-skrīb′a-bl, adj. that cannot be described: (pl.) applied facetiously to trousers.—adv. Indescrib′ably.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of indescribable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of indescribable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of indescribable in a Sentence

  1. Stephen Ridings:

    It was two years after the passing of my grandfather at about the same time now, so in the midst of my family trying to figure out funeral plans and wakes and dealing with all that, getting the call today and having this moment with them was indescribable.

  2. George Santayana:

    Beauty as we feel it is something indescribable; what it is or what it means can never be said.

  3. Robert Fulford:

    The man we suspect took her life, she probably would’ve done anything to help him out, just like she helped out other people, it’s just so indescribable. … She was just so full of life.

  4. Lisa Wright:

    A voice on the other end says,' Is this my daughter ?' And then I just went,' Oh, my God, is this my mother ?' and then she goes,' Yes, sweetie, this is your mom.' It was just the most indescribable feeling.

  5. Frank Winn:

    There's no better feeling. It's indescribable, they made life worth living. They gave me a purpose to push towards my success. I live for them now. Everything I do is for them.

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    the domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the region over which imperial dominion is exercised
    • A. empire
    • B. bias
    • C. integrity
    • D. humility

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