undiscoverable

adjective
un·​dis·​cov·​er·​able | \ ˌən-di-ˈskə-v(ə-)rə-bəl How to pronounce undiscoverable (audio) \

Definition of undiscoverable

: unable to be discovered : not discoverable undiscoverable motives/reasons … a secure retreat, an undiscoverable hiding-place …— Herman Melville

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That week, Lisbon was overdrawn with potential Palácio Pombals, always around the next corner, forever undiscoverable, though clearly marked on the map. Lauren Elkin, The Atlantic, "People Will Always Get Lost," 16 Feb. 2018 That week, Lisbon was overdrawn with potential Palácio Pombals, always around the next corner, forever undiscoverable, though clearly marked on the map. Lauren Elkin, The Atlantic, "People Will Always Get Lost," 16 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of undiscoverable

1642, in the meaning defined above

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