Definitions for unutterable
ʌnˈʌt ər ə bəlun·ut·ter·able
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ineffable, unnameable, unspeakable, unutterableadjective
too sacred to be uttered
"the ineffable name of the Deity"
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"
very difficult to pronounce correctly
"an unpronounceable foreign word"; "unutterable consonant clusters"
Not utterable; incapable of being spoken or voiced; inexpressible; ineffable; unspeakable.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Sighs now breath’d
Unutterable; which the spirit of pray’r
Inspir’d, and wing’d for heav’n with speedier flight
Than loudest oratory. John Milton, Par. Lost, b. xi.
It wounds my soul
To think of your unutterable sorrows,
When you shall find Hippolitus was guiltless. Smith.
Unutterable refers to something that is too great, intense, or horrible to describe in words. It may also refer to something that should not be expressed or uttered due to its sacred, dangerous, or taboo nature.
not utterable; incapable of being spoken or voiced; inexpressible; ineffable; unspeakable; as, unutterable anguish
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-ut′ėr-a-bl, adj. incapable of being uttered or expressed.—ns. Unutterabil′ity, Unutt′erableness.—adv. Unutt′erably.
The numerical value of unutterable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of unutterable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
If the objects who serve us feel ecstacy, they are much more often concerned with themselves than with us, and our own enjoyment is consequently impaired. The idea of seeing another person experience the same pleasure reduces one to a kind of equality which spoils the unutterable charms that come from despotism.
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