inexpressive

adjective in·ex·pres·sive \ ˌi-nik-ˈspre-siv \

Definition of inexpressive

1 archaic :inexpressible
2 :lacking expression or meaning
  • an inexpressive face

inexpressively

adverb

inexpressiveness

noun

Examples of inexpressive in a Sentence

  1. kept a resolutely inexpressive face throughout the poker game

First Known Use of inexpressive

1652



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