unutterable[-ut′ər ə bəl]
- Rare that cannot easily be pronounced
- that cannot be expressed or described; inexpressible
- unutterably adverb
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- That cannot or must not be uttered or expressed: “I burned in the unutterable beauty of being alive” (John Peale Bishop). See Synonyms at unspeakable.
- Being such that pronunciation is impossible: unutterable consonant clusters.
- un·utˈter·a·ble·ness noun
- un·utˈter·a·bly adverb