Incommunicable In`com*mu"ni*ca*ble, a. [L. incommunicabilis: cf. F. incommunicable. See {In-} not, and {Communicable}.] Not communicable; incapable of being communicated, shared, told, or imparted, to others. [1913 Webster]

Health and understanding are incommunicable. --Southey. [1913 Webster]

Those incommunicable relations of the divine love. --South. -- {In`com*mu"ni*ca*ble*ness}, n. -- {In`com*mu"ni*ca*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • incommunicableness — in·com·mu·ni·ca·ble·ness …   English syllables

  • incommunicableness — noun see incommunicable …   Useful english dictionary

  • incommunicable — incommunicability, incommunicableness, n. incommunicably, adv. /in keuh myooh ni keuh beuhl/, adj. 1. incapable of being communicated, imparted, shared, etc. 2. not communicative; taciturn. [1560 70; < LL incommunicabilis. See IN 3, COMMUNICABLE] …   Universalium

  • incommunicable — /ɪnkəˈmjunɪkəbəl/ (say inkuh myoohnikuhbuhl) adjective 1. incapable of being communicated, imparted, or told to others. 2. incommunicative. –incommunicability /ˌɪnkəmjunɪkəˈbɪləti/ (say .inkuhmyoohnikuh biluhtee), incommunicableness, noun… …   Australian English dictionary

  • incommunicable — adj. 1 that cannot be communicated or shared. 2 that cannot be uttered or told. 3 that does not communicate; uncommunicative. Derivatives: incommunicability n. incommunicableness n. incommunicably adv. Etymology: LL incommunicabilis (as IN (1),… …   Useful english dictionary

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