indefinable

adjective in·de·fin·able \ ˌin-di-ˈfī-nə-bəl \

Definition of indefinable

: incapable of being precisely described or analyzed
  • indefinable feelings
  • an indefinable concept

indefinability

play \ˌin-di-ˌfī-nə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

indefinable

noun

indefinableness

play \ˌin-di-ˈfī-nə-bəl-nəs\ noun

indefinably

play \ˌin-di-ˈfī-nə-blē\ adverb

Examples of indefinable in a Sentence

  1. He has an indefinable quality that draws people to him.

  2. some indefinable quality makes that movie star very appealing

Recent Examples of indefinable from the Web

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First Known Use of indefinable

1810


INDEFINABLE Defined for English Language Learners

indefinable

adjective

Definition of indefinable for English Language Learners

  • : impossible to describe or explain



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