indefinable

[in-di-fahy-nuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
not definable; not readily identified, described, analyzed, or determined.
noun
2.
something that cannot be defined: the indefinables of great musicianship.

Origin:
1800–10; in-3 + definable

indefinableness, noun
indefinably, adverb
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indefinable (ˌɪndɪˈfaɪnəbəl)
 
adj
incapable of being defined or analysed: there was an indefinable sense of terror
 
inde'finableness
 
n
 
inde'finably
 
adv

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indefinable
1810, from in- "not" + definable (see define).
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Example sentences
They were the indefinable essence of our many different cultures and societies.
Indefinable, they do something quite unique in this country, whilst keeping the
  music real and accessible.
He awakens me to the indefinable yearnings that humans and wood thrushes share.
Right now, many of those jobs remain so vague as to be indefinable.
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