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inexpressive

[ in-ik-spres-iv ]
/ ˌɪn ɪkˈsprɛs ɪv /
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adjective
not expressive; lacking in expression.
Obsolete. inexpressible.
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Origin of inexpressive

First recorded in 1645–55; in-3 + expressive

OTHER WORDS FROM inexpressive

in·ex·pres·sive·ly, adverbin·ex·pres·sive·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for inexpressive

inexpressive
/ (ˌɪnɪkˈsprɛsɪv) /

adjective
lacking in expressionan inexpressive face
an archaic word for inexpressible

Derived forms of inexpressive

inexpressively, adverbinexpressiveness, noun
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