HyperDic: unspeakable

English > 3 senses of the word unspeakable:
ADJECTIVEallunspeakable, indefinable, indescribable, ineffable, untellable, unutterabledefying expression or description
allunspeakable, atrocious, abominable, awful, dreadful, painful, terribleexceptionally bad or displeasing
allunspeakable, ineffable, unnameable, unutterabletoo sacred to be uttered
unspeakable > pronunciation
Soundsahnspiy'kahbahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > unspeakable: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningdefying expression or description.
Example "unspeakable happiness"
Synonymsindefinable, indescribable, ineffable, untellable, unutterable
Broaderinexpressible, unexpressibledefying expression
Spanishindecible, indefinible, indescriptible, inefable, inenarrable, inexpresable
Catalanindefinible, indescriptible, indicible, inefable, inenarrable, inexpressable, inexprimible
Adverbsunspeakablyto an inexpressible degree
English > unspeakable: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningexceptionally bad or displeasing.
Example "an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room"
Synonymsatrocious, abominable, awful, dreadful, painful, terrible
BroaderbadHaving undesirable or negative qualities
Spanishabominable, atroz, espantoso, horrendo, horrible, horripilante, horroroso, terrible, tremendo
Catalanabominable, atroç, espantós, horrible, hòrrid, horripilant, horrorós, terrible, tremend
English > unspeakable: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningToo sacred to be uttered.
Synonymsineffable, unnameable, unutterable
Broadersacredconcerned with religion or religious purposes
Spanishindecible, inefable, inenarrable, inexpresable

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