from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an indiscernible manner; so as not to be seen or perceived.


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  • Almost indiscernibly, her gums had begun to turn white.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • Biscuit, being a Lab with webbed feet, glided across the water with barely a ripple, his legs moving indiscernibly under the water.

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: What I Learned from the Dog

  • Except that I was relatively certain that some people were laughing at me secretly, indiscernibly.

    Finding Dignity

  • Alexi, now completely bald and having travelled from the ideological arctic of the puritanical Communist party into the sub-tropical clime of the Socialist party, discovered with some initial anxiety and guilt that his success as a lawyer had indiscernibly precipitated him into the very class that he had professed to despise.

    Captain Corelli's Mandolin

  • It was easy to sway almost indiscernibly to that tune and contemplate this island, the scene of so many drunken nights, rowdy games, and beautiful girls.

    Captain Corelli's Mandolin

  • Their issues cross over and their narratives correlate -- perhaps only vaguely at times, or even indiscernibly on occasion -- but always powerfully with regard to their genuine sense of yearning.

    Soul Mountain by Gao Xingjian: Questions

  • Brander's shoulders rise and fall, almost indiscernibly.


  • Colors would have an almost indiscernibly different hue.

    Drop Shot

  • But I had thought, when I risked doing it in the car, that my own self would be merged indiscernibly with the trials the fictional character was enduring.


  • Something besides a unity there must be or all would be indiscernibly buried, shapeless within that unbroken whole: none of the real beings [of the Intellectual Kosmos] would exist if that unity remained at halt within itself: the plurality of these beings, offspring of the unity, could not exist without their own nexts taking the outward path; these are the beings holding the rank of souls.

    The Six Enneads.


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