imperscriptable

adj.

"unrecorded, without written authority," 1832, used only with right. From assimilated form of Latin in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + perscribere "to write down."


Nearby words

  1. impermanence,
  2. impermanent,
  3. impermeable,
  4. impermissible,
  5. impers.,
  6. imperscriptible,
  7. impersonal,
  8. impersonalism,
  9. impersonality,
  10. impersonalize

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