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Correct spelling:
unspeakable
Definition:
Not to be expressed in words; too bad to be talked of.

Synonyms:

adjective
fearful
astounding, baleful, bloodcurdling, creepy, distressing, eerie, formidable, ghastly, ghoulish, grievous, grim, grisly, gruesome, hair-raising, hideous, horrendous, horrific, lurid, macabre, morbid, redoubtable, sinister, strange, sublime, terrible, tremendous, unearthly, unspeakable, shuddersome.
frightful/frightening
awesome, chilling, daunting, direful, dismaying, disquieting, dread, fearsome, grabber, hairy, harrowing, horrifying, intimidating, menacing, ominous, petrifying, portentous, spooky, terrifying, traumatic, unnerving.
heinous
abhorrent, accursed, bad, crying, cursed, flagitious, flagrant, grave, hateful, infamous, iniquitous, nefarious, raunchy, scandalous, stinking, vicious, villainous, godawful, gross*.
indescribable
impossible, nondescript, subtle, untellable.
ineffable
celestial, divine, empyreal, empyrean, ethereal, heavenly, holy, ideal, incredible, sacred, spiritual, transcendent, transcendental, too sacred for words, beyond words.
insufferable
insupportable, painful, unacceptable, unbearable, unendurable.
offensive
outrageous.
outrageous
barbaric, brazen, contemptible, contumelious, corrupt, criminal, debasing, degenerate, disgraceful, egregious, gross, ignoble, malevolent, notorious, opprobrious, scurrilous, shameless, sinful, ungodly, violent, wanton, wicked, Debauching, Depraving, Disgracing, Shaming.
shocking
burning, desperate, foul, glaring, nauseating, shameful, sickening, stupefying, ugly.
unspeakable
abominable, alarming, appalling, atrocious, awful, beastly, calamitous, detestable, dire, disgusting, dreadful, evil, execrable, fearful, frightening, frightful, heinous, horrible, horrid, inconceivable, indefinable, indescribable, ineffable, inexpressible, inhuman, loathsome, monstrous, nameless, obnoxious, odious, offensive, outrageous, overwhelming, preternatural, repellent, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, shocking, unbelievable, unimaginable, unutterable, Incommunicable, beyond words.
untold
beyond measure, countless, gigantic, hidden, huge, immense, incalculable, innumerable, innumerous, mammoth, manifold, many, measureless, mighty, multiple, multitudinous, myriad, numberless, private, prodigious, staggering, suppressed, titanic, uncounted, undreamed of, unexpressed, unknown, unnumberable, unnumbered, unthinkable, vast, uncountable.
noun
marvelous
alarming, appalling, beastly, calamitous, horrid, inhuman, preternatural, shocking, supernatural, unimaginable.
unspeakable
abominable, atrocious, awful, bad, dreadful, indefinable, indescribable, ineffable, inexpressible, painful, sacred, terrible, unexpressible, unnameable, untellable, unutterable.
verb
revolting
offensive.
Examples of usage:
  1. An unspeakable animation swelled in me; and through all the excited, burning frame seemed to run living fire that formed one thought in my brain, one loved word on my lips- Lucia! – To-morrow? by Victoria Cross
  2. At length, to his unspeakable relief, he had news of the coming special; and with the conviction that help was at hand he waited at the station with what coolness there was in him to meet his chief. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  3. It is an unspeakable misfortune." – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  4. She might have welcomed fear in these unspeakable moments of her life, for she was little enamoured of living after Raymond Ironsyde died. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  5. She throws back her little head, looks at him from her dark eyes with unspeakable, reproving pride, and says: " No!" – Boris Lensky by Ossip Schubin

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