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ineffableadjective

uk   us   /ɪˈnef.ə.bl̩/ formal
causing so much emotion, especially pleasure, that it cannot be described: ineffable joy/beauty
Translations of “ineffable”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指喜悅)言語難以表達的,不可言喻的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指喜悦)言语难以表达的,不可言喻的…
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