indefinably

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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