Adjective(1) defying expression or description(2) exceptionally bad or displeasing(3) too sacred to be uttered
(1) His beautifully judged film matches the moments of comedy with glimpses of the unspeakable tragedies that can send a life into tailspin.(2) My sisters and I understood very little of the unspeakable reality he sought to describe.(3) Famine anywhere is a tragedy, but when it is caused by a country's government it is an unspeakable crime.(4) The wounds inflicted on minority women can hardly heal especially when they were subjected to such unspeakable crimes.(5) This is the kind of unspeakable inhumanity we are all up against.(6) I love to write, but I feel an unspeakable dread when faced with editing.(7) The march has been described as a creative response to the unspeakable brutality that has gripped the country.(8) The character sees no alternative to performing an unspeakable act and, in the end, she's the one who will suffer the most from it.(9) Just the sound of it fills the world with unspeakable joy.(10) Memorial services happen because for each family with a loss, every loss is unspeakable tragedy.(11) Surely one of life's greatest tragedies is that man can always come up with explanations for the unspeakable cruelties people inflict on each other.(12) The coroner described the crash as one of unspeakable tragedy.(13) The movie lifts the lid on this seething cauldron of unspoken, unspeakable shame, takes a good long peep within and then drops the lid again with a clang.(14) For years people have struggled with the idea that their favourite novelist was an unspeakable racist or their beloved composer a Nazi sympathizer.(15) Admittedly there can be no denying the horror, the unspeakable horror of what had transpired at the Cathedral nearly three years ago.(16) Please drop whatever you're doing and throw your weight behind the campaign to put a stop to these unspeakable abuses.
1. indescribable ::
2. horrific ::
3. ineffable ::
4. abominable ::
1. communicable ::
2. definable ::
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