- not expressible; incapable of being uttered or described in words: a scene of inexpressible beauty.
- inexpressibles, Archaic. trousers; pants.
Origin of inexpressible
Related Words for inexpressibleabominable, alarming, appalling, atrocious, awful, beastly, calamitous, description, detestable, dire, disgusting, dreadful, evil, execrable, fearful, frightening, frightful, heinous, horrible, horrid
Examples from the Web for inexpressible
Historical Examples of inexpressible
It is this which throws an inexpressible charm over the narrative.Female Scripture Biographies, Vol. I
Francis Augustus Cox
To my inexpressible disappointment, Miss Montenero was not with her father.Tales And Novels, Volume 9 (of 10)
She gave a sigh of inexpressible relief and then rose to go.The Woman Thou Gavest Me
And there was an inexpressible melancholy in the tone as she spoke it.Davenport Dunn, Volume 1 (of 2)
Charles James Lever
Its power lies in the region of the inexpressible; it tells us what the words cannot.My Reminiscences
- too great, etc, to be expressed or uttered; indescribable