Word of the Week: Ineffable

As in: “Like Lovecraft’s ‘cosmic fear’ Heidegger’s angst is an ineffable emotion of metaphysical proportions” (Asma, 2009, p.186). 

Asma, S. (2009). On monsters: An Unnatural history of our worst fears. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press.

For definitions of ineffable, consult the Oxford English Dictionary.

 

 

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