Sentence Examples


  • " I had forgotten all; I knew not what was passing in me; with my soul rather than my senses, I breathed an air of ineffable sweetness.
  • Morning to ye, shipmates, morning; the ineffable heavens bless ye; I'm sorry I stopped ye.
  • Will I, nill I, the ineffable thing has tied me to him; tows me with a cable I have no knife to cut.
  • Aside from those more obvious considerations touching Moby Dick, which could not but occasionally awaken in any man's soul some alarm, there was another thought, or rather vague, nameless horror concerning him, which at times by its intensity completely overpowered all the rest; and yet so mystical and well nigh ineffable was it, that I almost despair of putting it in a comprehensible form.
  • Here comes such a subtile and ineffable quality, for instance, as truth or justice, though the slightest amount or new variety of it, along the road.

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