invisible

[ in-viz-uh-buhl ]
/ ɪnˈvɪz ə bəl /

adjective

noun

an invisible thing or being.
the invisible, the unseen or spiritual world.

Origin of invisible

First recorded in 1300–50; Middle English word from Latin word invīsibilis. See in-3, visible

Related forms

in·vis·i·bil·i·ty, in·vis·i·ble·ness, nounin·vis·i·bly, adverbqua·si-in·vis·i·ble, adjectivequa·si-in·vis·i·bly, adverb
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invisible

/ (ɪnˈvɪzəbəl) /

adjective

not visible; not able to be perceived by the eyeinvisible rays
concealed from sight; hidden
not easily seen or noticedinvisible mending
kept hidden from public view; secret; clandestine
economics of or relating to services rather than goods in relation to the invisible balanceinvisible earnings

noun

economics an invisible item of trade; service

Derived Forms

invisibility or invisibleness, nouninvisibly, adverb
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