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inaudible

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

: impossible to hear : not audible

Full Definition of INAUDIBLE

:  not audible <inaudible comments>
in·au·di·bil·i·ty \(ˌ)i-ˌn-də-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
in·au·di·bly \(ˌ)i-ˈn-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

Rhymes with INAUDIBLE

INAUDIBLE Defined for Kids

inaudible

adjective in·au·di·ble \i-ˈn-də-bəl\

Definition of INAUDIBLE for Kids

:  impossible to hear <an inaudible whisper>
in·au·di·bly \-blē\ adverb

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