imperceptible

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  • And yet how slow and almost imperceptible has been the development of this nature! Cited from A Walk from London to John O'Groat's, by Elihu Burritt
  • On the evening before his departure they were brought together again by some imperceptible influence. Cited from Jean-Christophe, Vol. I, by Romain Rolland
  • He must have been getting out of hand for some time by imperceptible degrees. Cited from The Bars of Iron, by Ethel May Dell
  • He looked at the clock, and made an imperceptible movement toward the door. Cited from The Sowers, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • The rise in the water on the previous night had been almost imperceptible. Cited from The Red Man's Revenge, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • We see at least that such powers are developed in children by imperceptible degrees. Cited from The Descent of Man, by Charles Darwin
  • He gave an imperceptible start, and drew back a little from her. Cited from The Italians, by Frances Elliot
  • Its growth was almost imperceptible at first, but before a month had passed the two met every day. Cited from Greifenstein, by F. Marion Crawford
  • And with every one she will grow just an imperceptible bit older. Cited from My Strangest Case, by Guy Boothby
  • The distinction between forced service and such service as that would seem quite imperceptible to us. Cited from Equality, by Edward Bellamy
  • She made an imperceptible little movement toward him as if she expected him to whisper. Cited from The Sowers, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • It is in fact almost imperceptible, except when great periods of time are involved. Cited from Great Astronomers, by R. S. Ball
  • The Indian gave an almost imperceptible start, but there was no change in his expression. Cited from The U.P. Trail, by Zane Grey
  • Don't ask me for an account of anything; everything went -- became imperceptible. Cited from The Awkward Age, by Henry James
  • The king slowly shook his head, and an imperceptible smile played around his lips. Cited from Old Fritz and the New Era, by Muhlbach
  • The mind does not always grow by slow, imperceptible degrees, although it usually does so. Cited from The Red Eric, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • He sat down again, and after an almost imperceptible hesitation, he held out his hand toward her. Cited from Bressant, by Julian Hawthorne
  • She made an almost imperceptible little movement towards him. Cited from The Grey Lady, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • A few more imperceptible steps lead us, finally, to the result. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V4[Raven Edition]
  • The star slipped forward -- there was an almost imperceptible movement of its side points. Cited from The Metal Monster, by A. Merritt
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Meaning of imperceptible

  • adjective Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses
    an imperceptible drop in temperature, an imperceptible nod, color is unperceivable to the touch