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Definition of "unnamable" []

  • Alternative spelling of unnameable. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "unnamable" in a sentence
  • "The evening's playbill recorded the Creature in the dramatis personae as "------ by Mr.T. Cooke," which, Shelley says in a Sept. 9 letter to Leigh Hunt, "amused [her] exceedingly ... this nameless way of naming the unnamable is rather good" (378)."
  • "If you just gloss through Lovecraft's stories it seems incredibly silly that someone's raving about the "unnamable" atrocity that he saw, that isn't there any more, and doesn't seem especially threatening."
  • "About my artwork painting uncertainty, "unnamable", dissolving the terrible materiality of the world surface"