unget-at-able


unget-at-able
 Note unget is one word.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • unget-at-able — meaning ‘inaccessible’, is informal. It is spelt with two hyphens as shown …   Modern English usage

  • unget-at-able — /ʌngɛt ˈæt əbəl/ (say unget at uhbuhl) adjective → inaccessible. Also, ungetatable. –unget at ably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • unget-at-able — adjective informal inaccessible …   English new terms dictionary

  • unget-at-able — adj. colloq. inaccessible …   Useful english dictionary

  • -able — able, ible 1. general. These two suffixes are derived from Latin endings abilis and ibilis, either directly or through Old French. Of the two, able is an active suffix that can be freely added to the stems of transitive verbs, whereas the set of… …   Modern English usage

  • -ible — able, ible 1. general. These two suffixes are derived from Latin endings abilis and ibilis, either directly or through Old French. Of the two, able is an active suffix that can be freely added to the stems of transitive verbs, whereas the set of… …   Modern English usage

  • un- — I. a prefix meaning not , freely used as an English formative, giving a negative or opposite force, in adjectives (including participial adjectives) and their derivative adverbs and nouns, as in unfair, unfairly, unfairness, unfelt, unseen,… …   Australian English dictionary