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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Defying expression or description.

Usage examples (35)
  • I'm tempted to call it "indescribable," except we need to describe it, eh?
  • Yet there was something superior, Atherton thought, something more tasteful, in short, indescribable, about this female.
  • What the newspapers call indescribable excitement ensues.
  • The zipping allows us sensory delights which can only remain indescribable. for more
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