indefinably


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in·de·fin·a·ble

 (ĭn′dĭ-fī′nə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to define, describe, or analyze: indefinable yearnings.

in′de·fin′a·bil′i·ty, in′de·fin′a·ble·ness n.
in′de·fin′a·bly adv.
Translations

indefinably

[ˌɪndɪˈfaɪnəblɪ] ADVindefiniblemente

indefinably

References in classic literature ?
He expressed no alarm, and seemed to feel none that was worth mentioning; but it struck me that he was softened - indefinably, for I could not have said how, and could never afterwards recall how when I tried; but certainly.
They were all feverish, boastful, and indefinably loose; and they all ate and drank a great deal; and made bets in eating and drinking.
There is something indefinably keen and wan about her anatomy, and she has a watchful way of looking out of the corners of her eyes without turning her head which could be pleasantly dispensed with, especially when she is in an ill humour and near knives.
He regarded this power of attraction in wealth to draw wealth to it, as something remarkably interesting and curious--something indefinably allied to the loadstone and gravitation.
THIS same morning dawned for the prince pregnant with no less painful presentiments,--which fact his physical state was, of course, quite enough to account for; but he was so indefinably melancholy,--his sadness could not attach itself to anything in particular, and this tormented him more than anything else.
At worst, Africans were seen as inherently incapable of acquiring the requisite skills; at best, it was supposed that they would require an indefinably long period of exposure to modernizing influences.
Urging the BBC to take charge for 2020, he suggested grime, techno, folk, metal and indie should be options as we focus on "the indefinably exciting stuff we export around the world and the world loves us back for".
Dr Max Davie, officer for health promotion at the RCPCH, told BBC News that phones, computers and tablets were a "great way to explore the world", but parents were often made to feel that there was something "indefinably wrong" about them.
Immigration authorities are arguing that a court order preventing family separation gives them the legal power to detain families indefinably.
Moderation is somewhere indefinably between the satisfaction of a craving and the start of achieving it.