indescribable

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adjective in·de·scrib·able \ˌin-di-ˈskrī-bə-bəl\

Definition of indescribable

  1. 1 :  that cannot be described an indescribable sensation

  2. 2 :  surpassing description indescribable joy

indescribableness

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indescribably

play \ˌin-di-ˈskrī-bə-blē\ adverb

Examples of indescribable in a sentence

  1. the indescribable immensity of Mount Everest

1751

First Known Use of indescribable

1751


INDESCRIBABLE Defined for English Language Learners

indescribable

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adjective in·de·scrib·able \ˌin-di-ˈskrī-bə-bəl\

Definition of indescribable for English Language Learners

  • : impossible to describe : very great or extreme


INDESCRIBABLE Defined for Kids

indescribable

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adjective in·de·scrib·able \ˌin-di-ˈskrī-bə-bəl\

Definition of indescribable for Students

  1. :  impossible to describe indescribable beauty

indescribably

\-blē\ adverb


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