unseeable


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unseeable

(ʌnˈsiːəbəl)
adj
not able to be seen
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unseeable - impossible or nearly impossible to seeunseeable - impossible or nearly impossible to see; imperceptible by the eye; "the invisible man"; "invisible rays"; "an invisible hinge"; "invisible mending"
covert - secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"
imperceptible, unperceivable - impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses; "an imperceptible drop in temperature"; "an imperceptible nod"; "color is unperceivable to the touch"
Translations
References in classic literature ?
But unseen voices may emanate from unseen and unseeable creatures who wield invisible blades," answered the green warrior.
A warning to check the back seat for a child in a rear-facing seat, unseeable from the driver, could save a child's life.
For starters, members of certain castes -- the lowest in the Hindu caste pyramid -- were not only untouchable but also unseeable.
WEERASETHAKUL contrasts the unseeable spirit (which can really only show itself through the light of the breathing machines) with the very visible and inconvenient body.
Nineteenth-century literature is a particularly fruitful subject for a methodology that bridges the gap between material and immaterial culture because the Victorian world was one in which the borders of the "real" were constantly being blurred by technological advancements and popular religious practices that relied on the premise that unseeable forces informed and shaped everyday life.
In the work, which is being shown in the Underground Gallery, a young woman and a young man are doused with a sudden and unexpected succession of different coloured liquids in a cycle that represents a journey through the unknowable and unseeable.
Like Terranova, Betsy Sholl, in Otherwise Unseeable, explores the world in poems that examine shrines, monuments, possessions.
If we accept the wisdom offered by this alternative view, how do we then imagine education as we walk backward into an unseeable, unknowable future?
I want to ask her: twenty-three years ago--did she want to protect the tiny unseeable thing that became me?
Sinuous golden flames, clearly influenced by Chinese art, engulf the Prophet as he prostrates in complete surrender (which is in fact the actual meaning of the term Islam) in front of the unseen and unseeable God.
But for the political skeptic, this is a faith in things unseen and unseeable.
Notably, the strategies above rest on encountering, thinking about and articulating black absented presences: the unspeakable, the unwritten, the unbearable and unutterable, the unseeable and the invisible, the uncountable and unindexed, outside the scourge, that which cannot be seen or heard or read but is always there.