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Synonyms for intangible
ɪnˈtæn dʒə bəlin·tan·gi·ble

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  1. intangiblenoun


  2. intangibleadjective

    incapable of being perceived by the senses; incorporeal


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  1. intangible, intangible assetadjective

    assets that are saleable though not material or physical

    intangible asset

    touchable, identifiable, tangible, realizable, material, tactile, real, tactual

  2. intangibleadjective

    (of especially business assets) not having physical substance or intrinsic productive value

    "intangible assets such as good will"

    nonphysical, impalpable

    material, tangible, identifiable, real, realizable, tactual, tactile, touchable

  3. intangible, impalpableadjective

    incapable of being perceived by the senses especially the sense of touch

    "the intangible constituent of energy"- James Jeans

    nonphysical, impalpable

    identifiable, tactile, tangible, real, tactual, realizable, material, touchable

  4. intangibleadjective

    hard to pin down or identify

    "an intangible feeling of impending disaster"

    nonphysical, impalpable

    real, tangible, identifiable, tactual, tactile, material, touchable, realizable

  5. intangible, nonphysicaladjective

    lacking substance or reality; incapable of being touched or seen

    "that intangible thing--the soul"

    nonphysical, impalpable

    material, realizable, tangible, tactile, touchable, identifiable, tactual, real

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  1. intangibleadjective

    impalpable, that cannot be touched

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How to use intangible in a sentence?

  1. Anonymous:

    The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.

  2. Ken Goldman:

    We think the answer arguably came yesterday in the form of a $15 billion intangible asset write-down for the Kraft and Oscar Mayer brands.

  3. Steve Rosenthal:

    Until we address earnings stripping and the transfer of intangible rights abroad, we're always going to have this incentive for foreign companies to combine with U.S. companies and strip the U.S. corporate tax base.

  4. Henry David Thoreau:

    The true harvest of my daily life is somewhat as intangible And indescribably as the tints of morning or evening. It is a little star-dust caught, A segment of the rainbow which I have clutched.

  5. David Sirota:

    Will Democratic voters cast a vote for the Democratic ticket ? That's not really the question, the question is the extra-intangible, voter energy, where you are actively pushing your friends, neighbors and your family to vote for the ticket.

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