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unmistakable Line breaks: un|mis¦tak¦able
Pronunciation: /ʌnmɪˈsteɪkəb(ə)l/
(also unmistakeable)

Definition of unmistakable in English:


Not able to be mistaken for anything else; very distinctive: the unmistakable sound of his laughter
More example sentences
  • Such an intention must be clearly manifested by unmistakable and unambiguous language.
  • In fact, being typically British, when I hear those unmistakeable sounds, I invariably find myself feeling incredibly embarrassed even about being in the privacy of my own flat.
  • It was the unmistakeable sound of Muzak drifting around the terminus.


Pronunciation: /ʌnmɪsteɪkəˈbɪlɪti/
Example sentences
  • But his pipes do attain clear unmistakability, which is no mean feat considering the ridiculous glut of young garage-dwellers out there.
  • The letters were chosen for the ease and unmistakability of three dots, three dashes, and three dots and not for the actual letters of ‘SOS.’
  • The hallmark of this marque is unmistakeability; in some cases you might, at first glance, confuse one make of luxury boat for another, but you wont mistake a Pershing and these two are true to that.
Pronunciation: /ʌnmɪˈsteɪkəbli/
Example sentences
  • It said, in an unmistakeably Italian hand (ever noticed how certain European nations have immediately identifiable handwriting?
  • Slowly but unmistakably, Vanity Fair has repositioned itself as America's most unlikely journal of dissent.
  • His limbs are loose, unmistakably powerful but uncluttered by slowing bulk.
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