Origin of unspeakable
SYNONYMS FOR unspeakable
Related formsun·speak·a·ble·ness, nounun·speak·a·bly, adverb
Examples from the Web for unspeakable
Were you defining yourself as a fiction writer then, or did you already envision writing essays like the ones in The Unspeakable?Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life|David Yaffe|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But unlike other recent books in its genre, Unspeakable Things is markedly uninterested in converting its readers.
Syria—not usually the unspeakable disaster it is now, but never good.Is It Just Me or Is the World Exploding? So Why Isn’t Obama Doing More?|Michael Tomasky|July 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While current protests focus on government corruption, the unspeakable succession to the throne overshadows all.The Real Crisis in Thailand is the Coming Royal Succession|Somchai Samizdat|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“What we have is just a normal family who unfortunately was the victim of an unspeakable act,” says Banks of the NYPD.Brooklyn Mother, Four Children Allegedly Slain by Jealous Cousin|Michael Daly|October 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They have been the bulwark of Christendom against the unspeakable Turk and his religion.Birdseye Views of Far Lands|James T. Nichols
The main streets are wide, well laid-out, and tolerably clean in dry weather; but the dirt of the suburbs is unspeakable.
All the courtiers were seized with unspeakable fear, and suddenly a voice from outside was heard: “O princes, open the door!”Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians|Woislav M. Petrovitch
To some people life is an unspeakable tragedy; to others it is a mere farce.Ghosts I Have Seen|Violet Tweedale
The rush for the one remaining bridge became yet more frantic and the day closed amidst scenes of unspeakable woe.The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)|John Holland Rose