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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. Victor Hugo:

    A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labour and there is invisible labour.

  2. Ajaita Saini:

    It's time we recognized the female scientists, researchers, musicians who are invisible to us, they definitely existed, we just don't learn about them.

  3. Norbert Becker:

    I see an invisible hand which is interested in attacking Luxembourg and thereby weakening the president of the European Commission.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    There is nothing a person can do of his own because even his thinking capacity & capability are being controlled and governed by an invisible God.

  5. Quyen Dinh:

    Because of the stereotype that all Asian Americans are doing well, those struggles are made invisible. folks like my parents who left as both people from Vietnam, left with nothing more than the shirts on their back so that today I could be free versus someone who might be from another country who immigrated with a master's degree for their own countries.

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