Words nearby unknowable
How to use unknowable in a sentence
This made the ancient flora of modern deserts relatively unknowable.What’s in a packrat’s petrified pee? Just a few thousand years of secrets.|Rachel Feltman|August 12, 2021|Popular-Science
There’s a sense of conflict inherent in her music, beauty and chaos entwined, jazz tradition and the unknowable are all there at once.
As we’ve heard today, there are a variety of moving targets, a variety of unknowable variables, when you think about the future of work.
My heart felt stirred and shaken up, as if massaged by some great, unknowable force.Kayaking with Giants in Kenai Fjords National Park|Emily Pennington|May 13, 2021|Outside Online
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toward something with enormous consequences for our daily lives.In this love story, a few bits of wisdom amid woefully out-of-date ‘lessons’|Mandy Len Catron|April 23, 2021|Washington Post
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