unmistakable

adjective
un·​mis·​tak·​able | \ ˌən-mə-ˈstā-kə-bəl \

Definition of unmistakable

: not capable of being mistaken or misunderstood : clear

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Other Words from unmistakable

unmistakably \ ˌən-​mə-​ˈstā-​kə-​blē \ adverb

Examples of unmistakable in a Sentence

a glint in his eye that was an unmistakable expression of greed

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But ringing in her ninth season at his Fall 2019 show in Brooklyn tonight, Lish was rendered nearly unrecognizable (yes, even despite that unmistakable, otherworldly beauty of hers) by an extreme hair color switch up. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, "This Wang Gang Model Just Went Extreme Platinum Blonde for the Alexander Wang Runway," 2 Dec. 2018 The intent is unmistakable: Augustus is exalted as nearly divine. Judith H. Dobrzynski, WSJ, "A Man Among Gods," 21 Sep. 2018 Those who saw him in the neighborhood, unmistakable in a white van plastered with Trump’s image and political stickers, described him as unsettling and troubled. Colleen Long, The Seattle Times, "Man charged in mail-bomb plot is a Florida Trump supporter," 26 Oct. 2018 There's the familiar black Subaru grille, trimmed in chrome, with the unmistakable badge, front and center. Eric Bangeman, Ars Technica, "Safety first, last, and always: The Subaru Ascent, reviewed," 25 Oct. 2018 That was the unmistakable finding of a new survey from the Pew Research Center. Dylan Scott, Vox, "The biggest political problem in America, explained in one chart," 15 Oct. 2018 Crete, Greece The largest Greek isle, Crete is also one of the most distinctive, with its own unmistakable culture, landscape, cuisine, and mythological history. Cnt Editors, Condé Nast Traveler, "The Best Islands in the World: 2018 Readers' Choice Awards," 9 Oct. 2018 Versace is not only synonymous with its iconic and unmistakable style, but with being inclusive and embracing of diversity, as well as empowering people to express themselves. Carrie Goldberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "Versace Is Not Becoming Michael Kors—the Same Way Jimmy Choo Didn't Become Michael Kors," 26 Sep. 2018 Versace is not only synonymous with its iconic and unmistakable style, but with being inclusive and embracing of diversity, as well as empowering people to express themselves. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "Michael Kors Buys Versace for $2.1 Billion," 25 Sep. 2018

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1827, in the meaning defined above

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unmistakable

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of unmistakable

: not capable of being mistaken or misunderstood

unmistakable

adjective
un·​mis·​tak·​able | \ ˌən-mə-ˈstā-kə-bəl \

Kids Definition of unmistakable

: impossible to mistake for anything else We smelled the unmistakable odor of a skunk.

Other Words from unmistakable

unmistakably \ -​blē \ adverb

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