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ɪnˈvɪz ə bəlin·vis·i·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. invisible, unseeableadjective

    impossible or nearly impossible to see; imperceptible by the eye

    "the invisible man"; "invisible rays"; "an invisible hinge"; "invisible mending"

  2. inconspicuous, invisibleadjective

    not prominent or readily noticeable

    "he pushed the string through an inconspicuous hole"; "the invisible man"

GCIDE

  1. Invisibleadjective

    Hidden from the public; as, invisible transactions.

    Etymology: [F. invisible, L. invisibilis. See In- not, and Visible.]

  2. Invisibleadjective

    imperceptible to the mind; as, differences invisible to most observers.

    Etymology: [F. invisible, L. invisibilis. See In- not, and Visible.]

  3. Invisibleadjective

    Incapable of being seen; not perceptible by vision; not visible. Specifically: (a) Not visible due to an inherent property, such as lack of color; as, the invisible air; invisible ink; (b) hidden from view; out of sight; (c) Not perceptible due to lack of light; (d) Too small or too distant to be perceived; as, people on the ground invisible at cruising altitude.

    Etymology: [F. invisible, L. invisibilis. See In- not, and Visible.]

Wiktionary

  1. invisiblenoun

    An invisible person or thing; specifically, God, the Supreme Being.

  2. invisiblenoun

    A Rosicrucian; so called because avoiding declaration of his craft.

  3. invisibleadjective

    Unable to be seen; not visible.

  4. invisibleadjective

    That is ignored by a person.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Invisibleadjective

    incapable of being seen; not perceptible by vision; not visible

    Etymology: [F. invisible, L. invisibilis. See In- not, and Visible.]

  2. Invisiblenoun

    an invisible person or thing; specifically, God, the Supreme Being

    Etymology: [F. invisible, L. invisibilis. See In- not, and Visible.]

  3. Invisiblenoun

    a Rosicrucian; -- so called because avoiding declaration of his craft

    Etymology: [F. invisible, L. invisibilis. See In- not, and Visible.]

  4. Invisiblenoun

    one of those (as in the 16th century) who denied the visibility of the church

    Etymology: [F. invisible, L. invisibilis. See In- not, and Visible.]

Freebase

  1. Invisible

    Invisible is La Ley's fourth album. It is often considered their best record, and is their second best selling album. The album reunites La Ley again with Rodrigo Aboitiz and invites a new member, Pedro Furgone, after the death of founder Andres Bobe. The album begins the dark era of La Ley. It was also La Ley's first album to have a song completely in French. The album contains the number one hits "El Duelo", "Día Cero", and "Cielo Market".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Invisible

    in-viz′i-bl, adj. not visible or capable of being seen—(Shak.) Invised′.—ns. Invisibil′ity, Invis′ibleness.—adv. Invis′ibly.—Invisible Church (see Visible); Invisible green, a shade of green so dark as to be almost black; Invisible ink (see Ink).

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'invisible' in Adjectives Frequency: #875

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of invisible in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of invisible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of invisible in a Sentence

  1. Marcus Skinner:

    Older people are particularly vulnerable when disaster strikes, but they are often invisible to those providing aid.

  2. Daniel Baker:

    It's almost like these electrons are running into a glass wall in space, somewhat like the shields created by force fields on 'Star Trek' that were used to repel alien weapons, we are seeing an invisible shield blocking these electrons. It's an extremely puzzling phenomenon.

  3. Kotaro Kohno:

    The more massive a galaxy, the more massive the supermassive black hole at its heart. So the study of these galaxies and their evolution will tell us more about the evolution of supermassive black holes, too, massive galaxies are also intimately connected with the distribution of invisible dark matter. This plays a role in shaping the structure and distribution of galaxies. Theoretical researchers will need to update their theories now.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    There is an invisible power who is peeping in everyone's mind all the time to make all people first find and get exactly whatever they dream or desire or demand and then HE decides based on HIS own judgement as what each person actually deserves in terms of prize or punishment in life.

  5. Anthony Leiserowitz:

    Fracking is for most people relatively invisible and hard to imagine.

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