INEFFABLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of ineffable
Definition:
a. unutterable; cannot be expressed in speech
Example:
Such ineffable joy must be experienced; it cannot be described.
Sentence in Classic:
She had never been pretty, even when she was young; she had large, blue, prominent eyes, and a long arched nose; but her whole visage, her whole person, breathed forth an ineffable goodness, as we stated in the beginning.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
Only, as he was five and fifty, and Cosette eight years of age, all that might have been love in the whole course of his life flowed together into a sort of ineffable light.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
His task finished, he returns to ineffable ecstasies, to contemplation, to joys; he beholds his feet set in afflictions, in obstacles, on the pavement, in the nettles, sometimes in the mire; his head in the light.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
An exquisite grace, for beauty enhanced by ingenuousness is ineffable, and nothing is so adorable as a dazzling and innocent creature who walks along, holding in her hand the key to paradise without being conscious of it.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
But at the ineffable moment which she was then passing through, it cast but a slight shadow, a faint cloud, and she was so full of joy that the cloud did not last long.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Through the scene between Marguerite and the elder Duval, Lena wept unceasingly, and I sat helpless to prevent the closing of that chapter of idyllic love, dreading the return of the young man whose ineffable happiness was only to be the measure of his fall.
My Antonia By Willa Cather Context
Morrel listened to catch the last sound of her dress brushing the branches, and of her footstep on the gravel, then raised his eyes with an ineffable smile of thankfulness to heaven for being permitted to be thus loved, and then also disappeared.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
Incandescent rainbows shone above it, blue, red, and golden lights played about it; but the stream itself was white, ineffable.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context