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Meaning of invisible by Wiktionary Dictionary

invisible


    Pronunciation

    • enPR: ĭn-vĭz'ə-bəl, IPA: /ɪnˈvɪzəb( ə )l/, X-SAMPA: /Inv"Iz@b( @ )l/

    Adjective

    invisible ( not comparable )

    1. ( physics, optics ) Unable to be seen; not visible .
    2. ( Internet ) Apparently, but not actually, offline .
      I went invisible so that my ex-girlfriend wouldn't send me instant messages .
    3. ( psychology ) That is ignored by a person .

    Antonyms

    Noun

    invisible ( plural: invisibles )

    1. ( obsolete ) An invisible person or thing; specifically, God, the Supreme Being .
    2. ( obsolete ) A Rosicrucian; so called because avoiding declaration of his craft .
    3. ( obsolete ) One of those ( as in the 16th century ) who denied the visibility of the church .
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Explanation of invisible by Wordnet Dictionary

invisible


    Adjective
    1. not prominent or readily noticeable

    2. the invisible man
    3. impossible or nearly impossible to see

    4. the invisible man
      invisible rays
      an invisible hinge
      invisible mending