Definition of invisible
invisibilityplay \(ˌ)in-ˌvi-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
invisiblenessplay \(ˌ)in-ˈvi-zə-bəl-nəs\ noun
invisiblyplay \(ˌ)in-ˈvi-zə-blē\ adverb
Examples of invisible in a sentence
a thriller about an invisible man
With the telescope we can see details of the planet's surface that are ordinarily invisible.
She feels as if her success is being blocked by an invisible barrier.
Homelessness is no longer an invisible problem for this city.
Origin and Etymology of invisible
Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin invisibilis, from in- + visibilis visible
First Known Use: 14th century
INVISIBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of invisible for English Language Learners
: impossible to see : not visible
finance —used to describe money from foreign countries that is received from providing services (such as banking and tourism) rather than from selling products
INVISIBLE Defined for Kids
Definition of invisible for Students
: impossible to see Sound waves are invisible.
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