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Daemon
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ineffable

(adjective) Incapable of being expressed.

Synonyms: indescribable, unspeakable, untellable, unutterable, indefinable

Usage: There was an expression of ineffable sadness on her face as she spoke, and I could not but feel that she knew that I knew her secret.
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ineffable
Definition: (adjective) Incapable of being expressed.
Synonyms: indescribable, unspeakable, untellable, unutterable, indefinable
Usage: There was an expression of ineffable sadness on her face as she spoke, and I could not but feel that she knew that I knew her secret.
MelissaMe
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Standing on the beach watching the waves roll in is an ineffable pleasure, in deed, in word, and in fact!

This is my only now.
Irma Crespo
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Adj. 1. ineffable - defying expression or descriptionineffable - defying expression or description; "indefinable yearnings"; "indescribable beauty"; "ineffable ecstasy"; "inexpressible anguish"; "unspeakable happiness"; "unutterable contempt"; "a thing of untellable splendor"
indescribable, unspeakable, untellable, unutterable, indefinable
inexpressible, unexpressible - defying expression
2. ineffable - too sacred to be utteredineffable - too sacred to be uttered; "the ineffable name of the Deity"
unnameable, unutterable, unspeakable
sacred - concerned with religion or religious purposes; "sacred texts"; "sacred rites"; "sacred music"
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