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Definition of "ungraspable" [ungraspable]

  • Not able to be reached or grasped. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ungraspable" in a sentence
  • "Akataleptos, 'ungraspable' is common to Basil and (probably) the Antiochene formula of 325; it appears also in the liturgy of Chrysostom, but – unsurprisingly – is absent from AC and Eunomius, both of which have serious theological objection to phrases suggesting that God is radically unknowable."
  • "Very shrewd observations are to be found in his reviews, for instance his indication, in reviewing La Touche's _Fragoletta_, of that common fault of ambitious novels, a sort of woolly and "ungraspable" looseness of construction and story, which constantly bewilders the reader as to what is going on."
  • "It is the interpretation that speaks to me about the ungraspable truth and beauty of this world."