Definition of indistinguishable in English:


Line breaks: in|dis|tin¦guish|able
Pronunciation: /ɪndɪˈstɪŋgwɪʃəb(ə)l


  • Not able to be identified as different or distinct: the counterfeit bills were virtually indistinguishable from the real thing
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    • Their mannerisms are alike, their voices indistinguishable, their gaits identical.
    • In quantum theory, identical particles are also indistinguishable particles.
    • Although seen as toys, many are indistinguishable from real weapons unless you hold them and examine their workings.
    identical, almost identical, the same, alike, very similar; cut from the same cloth, two of a kind, difficult to tell apart
    informal as like as two peas in a pod, like Tweedledum and Tweedledee
    unintelligible, incomprehensible, hard to understand, hard to make out, indistinct, unclear, indefinite; inappreciable, indiscernible, imperceptible, inaudible





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  • The problem is lack of variety: one song merges indistinguishably into another, the surfeit of emotion sounding more maudlin by the minute.
  • New paint will mingle indistinguishably with the previous layer.
  • The album's mixing is muddy, with the instrumentation indistinguishably blending together.

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