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inaudible

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adjective in·au·di·ble \(ˌ)i-ˈnȯ-də-bəl\

Simple Definition of inaudible

  • : impossible to hear : not audible

Full Definition of inaudible

  1. :  not audible <inaudible comments>

in·au·di·bil·i·ty play \(ˌ)i-ˌnȯ-də-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
in·au·di·bly play \(ˌ)i-ˈnȯ-də-blē\ adverb

Examples of inaudible

  1. She spoke so quietly that she was almost inaudible.

  2. The sound is inaudible to humans but can be heard by dogs.



Origin of inaudible

Late Latin inaudibilis, from Latin in- + Late Latin audibilis audible


First Known Use: 1601

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