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Ineffable – from Latin, in- (“not”) + effābilis (“utterable”) 1 a : incapable of being expressed in words : indescribable <ineffable joy> b : unspeakable <ineffable disgust> 2 : not to be uttered : taboo. Things said to be essentially incommunicable or ineffable are any form of perception (like awareness, self conciousness), nature of dreams, nature of emotions, near-death experience and psychedelic experiences.