Definition of unplaceable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈpleɪsəb(ə)l/


Not able to be placed or classified: an unplaceable accent
More example sentences
  • He speaks with perfect diction, and the whispery reverberation in his voice evokes an unplaceable accent.
  • One's country's earth is not necessary either, but some of us affect it, along with the cloak and the strange and geographically unplaceable accent.
  • The song is an unplaceable sort of clanky Tom Waits-ish blues, and it occurred to me that, from all the context provided by the view and the radio, I could've been anywhere at all, at any time in the last sixty or eighty years.

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