Definition of inexpressive in English:


Syllabification: in·ex·pres·sive
Pronunciation: /ˌinikˈspresiv


Showing no expression: an inexpressive face
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  • Unfortunately it was merely the not inconsiderable technical prowess of his dancers that Page showed off in his emotionally inexpressive choreography.
  • By nature, Jenn was inexpressive about her emotions and valued her private time.
  • The black and white art greatly contrasts with the open and expressive looks of Sana and the inexpressive looks of Hayama.
expressionless, impassive, emotionless; inscrutable, unreadable, blank, vacant, glazed, glassy, lifeless, deadpan, wooden, stony; poker-faced, straight-faced



Pronunciation: /ˈˌinikˈspresəvlē, ˈˌinekˈspresəvlē/
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  • After all that spilling from MaryAnn, one would expect Anne to be inexpressively happy for MaryAnn right?
  • One cannot help but be moved inexpressively by her picture.
  • He met Augustine F. Dwyer, the Catholic cleric who has become a Protestant, which inexpressively distressed him.


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  • Perhaps these actors' facial inexpressiveness actually adds to their ‘tough-guy’ appeal?
  • At times Yun's inexpressiveness masks a mischievous sense of humour.
  • Traditional masculinity has also been found to be associated with emotional inexpressiveness in general, and with higher thresholds of pain specifically.

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