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Example sentences from the Web for unknowable
Believing love to be unknowable is a wholly disempowering stance toward something with enormous consequences for our daily lives.In this love story, a few bits of wisdom amid woefully out-of-date ‘lessons’|Mandy Len Catron|April 23, 2021|Washington Post
They are a go-to metaphor for any unknowable space, any deep abyss, any endeavor that consumes all our efforts while giving little in return.Einstein’s theory of general relativity unveiled a dynamic and bizarre cosmos|Elizabeth Quill|February 3, 2021|Science News
Where we will be in three weeks seems unknowable, let alone three months, or 12, or more.One Good Thing: The future is uncertain. This graphic novel gave me hope anyway.|Alissa Wilkinson|January 1, 2021|Vox
The older I get, the more I feel I know a person who became unknowable to me while he was living.
The impact is unknowable, but many league executives are hopeful it will help lead to a more equitable process.The NFL has tried to address its minority hiring problem. Will this year be different?|Adam Kilgore|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
X and Y could be terrible on their own, unknowable terms, and therefore incomparable.
He was always affable but ultimately unknowable; intellectually incurious but ferociously ambitious.The Messy, Sordid Story of Jim Greer, Charlie Crist’s Man to a Fault|Rick Wilson|June 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Doug Kenney was many things to many people—funny, generous, unknowable.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon|Robert Sam Anson|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Glassless will walk around with heads ducked down, desperate to avoid the mysterious, unknowable intentions of the Glassed.
“People are unknowable,” Hardy mutters—his last lesson for Miller.‘Broadchurch’ Is Great TV for Fans of ‘Downton Abbey,’ ‘Doctor Who,’ and ‘Prime Suspect’|Andrew Romano|August 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One might almost say that the air, the invisible air, is full of unknowable Forces, whose mysterious presence we have to endure.
I have no intention of discussing here the philosophic value of the "Unknowable."
With this we can all agree, but it does not bring us any nearer an "unknowable."
We have already referred to the use made by religionists of Spencer's "Unknowable."
He bases all his knowledge upon his knowledge of "the unknowable."The Hidden Power|Thomas Troward
British Dictionary definitions for unknowable (1 of 2)
- beyond human understanding
- (as noun)the unknowable