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[ney-muh-buh l] /ˈneɪ mə bəl/
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unnamable, adjective Unabridged
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  • “Below” meant down the river and beyond, an unnamable region.

    Tharon of Lost Valley Vingie E. Roe
  • Horror, hot and cold, came over her, and filled her with unnamable dismay.

    The Goose Man Jacob Wassermann
  • There was an unnamable something about him that eluded her mental grasp.

    The Gray Phantom Herman Landon
  • There was an unnamable likeness to Ann in the man's features.

    Nobody's Child Elizabeth Dejeans
  • The TAO (§ 1) is the unnamable, and is the origin of heaven and earth.

    Ten Great Religions James Freeman Clarke
  • Calm and cold he sat on his unnamable, agitating his beard, looking at me and at times closing his eyes.

  • The indolent habits, the unnamable tastes, have demoralized and unmothered the creature.

    Wild Life Near Home Dallas Lore Sharp
  • An unnamable critic notes some of the flaming errors of Verhaeren,—a few "among a hundred others."

    Philosophic Nights In Paris Remy De Gourmont
  • But I may not speak of what was at the other end of the bridge, nor of the unnamable things that I saw—and did!

    The Secret of Kralitz Henry Kuttner

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