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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not knowable.

Usage examples (35)
  • I like how this method provides structure while allowing the story to shoot off in unknowable directions.
  • I like the Buddhist view on this – that wasting the present for pondering teh unknowable is a waste of the present.
  • Rumsfeld blithly said they were "unknowable" -- and the Congress, a pathetic West Wing of this White House, in effect said "ok."
  • There is so much about it that is unknowable, that is mysterious. for more
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