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intangible

adjective uk   /ɪnˈtæn.dʒɪ.bl̩/ us  
An intangible feeling or quality exists but you cannot describe it exactly or prove it: She has that intangible quality which you might call charisma.Difficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuse
intangible
noun [C usually plural] uk   us  
Common sense and creativity are some of the intangibles we're looking for in an employee.Difficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuse
intangibly
adverb uk   /-bli/ us  
Difficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuse
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