inaudible

  • 1 inaudible — [ inodibl ] adj. • 1842; lat. inaudibilis → audible 1 ♦ Sc. Que l être humain ne peut entendre. Vibrations inaudibles (moins de 15 hertz ou plus de 20 000 hertz). Les infrasons et les ultrasons sont inaudibles. 2 ♦ Que l on entend difficilement,… …

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  • 2 inaudible — (adj.) mid 15c., unfit to be heard; c.1600, unable to be heard, from L. inaudibilis inaudible, from in “not” (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + audibilis (see AUDIBLE (Cf. audible)). Related: Inaudibly; inaudibility …

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  • 3 inaudible — adjetivo 1. Que no se puede oír: Su voz era inaudible, apenas un susurro …

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  • 4 Inaudible — In*au di*ble, a. [L. inaudibilis; pref. in not + audire to hear: cf. F. unaudible. See {In } not, and {Audible}.] Not audible; incapable of being heard; silent. {In*au di*ble*ness}, n. {In*au di*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 inaudible — index inarticulate, indistinct Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 inaudible — [adj] silent closemouthed, faint, hushed, imperceptible, low, muffled, mum, mumbled, mute, muted, noiseless, nonvocal, not talkative, quiet, soundless, still, unclear, uncommunicative, unhearable, voiceless, wordless; concept 594 …

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  • 7 inaudible — adj. Que no se puede oír …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 8 inaudible — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ unable to be heard. DERIVATIVES inaudibility noun inaudibly adverb …

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  • 9 inaudible — [in ôd′ə bəl] adj. [LL inaudibilis] not audible; that cannot be heard inaudibility n. inaudibly adv …

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  • 10 inaudible — ► adjetivo Que no puede ser oído: ■ el volumen está bajo y la música es inaudible. SINÓNIMO imperceptible * * * inaudible adj. No oíble. * * * inaudible. adj. Que no se puede oír. * * * ► adjetivo Que no …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 11 inaudible — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ADVERB ▪ totally ▪ almost, nearly, virtually …

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  • 12 inaudible — [[t]ɪnɔ͟ːdɪb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ If a sound is inaudible, you are unable to hear it. His voice was almost inaudible... Animals are able to hear high pitched sounds that are inaudible to humans. Ant: audible …

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  • 13 inaudible — adj. inaudible to * * * [ɪn ɔːdəb(ə)l] inaudible to …

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  • 14 inaudible — (adj) (Intermedio) que no resulta suficiente para ser oído Ejemplos: Algo no está bien con estos altavoces nuevos, el sonido es casi inaudible y no se deja regular. La abuela rezaba en voz inaudible, solo se le movían los labios pálidos.… …

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  • 15 inaudible — {{#}}{{LM I21303}}{{〓}} {{SynI21846}} {{[}}inaudible{{]}} ‹i·nau·di·ble› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} Que no se puede oír: • Hablas tan bajo que tus palabras son inaudibles.{{○}} {{#}}{{LM SynI21846}}{{〓}} {{CLAVE… …

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  • 16 inaudible — adjective Etymology: Late Latin inaudibilis, from Latin in + Late Latin audibilis audible Date: 1601 not audible < inaudible comments > • inaudibility noun • inaudibly adverb …

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  • 17 inaudible — adjective Not able to be heard or not loud enough to be heard. Dogs can hear this whistle, but for people it is inaudible. Ant: audible …

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  • 18 inaudible — in|au|di|ble [ınˈo:dıbəl US ˈo: ] adj too quiet to be heard ≠ ↑audible ▪ The noise of the wind made her cries inaudible. >inaudibly adv ▪ No, she whispered, almost inaudibly. >inaudibility [ınˌo:dıˈbılıti US ˌo: ] n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 inaudible — in|au|di|ble [ ın ɔdəbl ] adjective difficult or impossible to hear: He lowered his voice still further, until it was almost inaudible. ╾ in|au|di|bly adverb: I can do it, she mumbled almost inaudibly …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 inaudible — adjective too quiet to be heard: inaudible muttering inaudibly adverb inaudibility noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English