incommunicable

[ in-kuh-myoo-ni-kuh-buh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF incommunicable
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Whatever we had missed, we possessed together the precious, the incommunicable past.

Men burthened with great sorrows know them to be incommunicable.

It was something unique, peculiar to himself and incommunicable.

Each experience was solitary, unique, it had its own incommunicable quality.

The perception of this harmony is their only and incommunicable proof.

There are ways of managing these men that are incommunicable.

Now the self has just the opposite characteristic: it is incommunicable.

For there was a fascination in the man, incommunicable by another, and my despair as I write.

And it is just this that makes life so hard to value, and the delight of each so incommunicable.

There is a unity and a perfection in it of an incommunicable kind.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, "not communicative," from in- (1) "not" + communicable. Sense of "not able to be communicated" first recorded 1570s. Related: Incommunicably.

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