invisible invisible  /ɪn ˈvɪ zə bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) impossible or nearly impossible to see; imperceptible by the eye
  2. (adj) not prominent or readily noticeable

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Usage(s):

  1. E-Mail a Friend The perfect birth control device, when someone invents it, will be totally invisible yet impossible to forget: no pills, no shots, no condoms.
  2. As for invisible hand, it is an Adam Smith reference: http:www.
  3. For years, that disaster has been unfolding so slowly that it's been invisible.

News

  1. Retirement Planner: Good investment mix can take you a long way

    The "invisible hand" of economic forces rewards investors who take some risk. The reward is inevitable if you wait long enough, and financial markets refer to it as the "risk premium.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. Rain: Boy meets invisible girl

    The concept at the heart of Rain is magical. Looking out his window, a boy witness a seemingly invisible girl, her silhouette revealed by the rain as she ran splashing through the night. She was followed by another invisible entity outlined by the rain, a ferocious bipedal monster, which was referred to only as an "unknown." Fearing for the girl's life, the boy chases after her, following her ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Joystiq

  3. Invisible Sentinel Wins Certification for Its Listeria Monocytogenes Assay

    Invisible Sentinel Inc., a life-sciences company that develops rapid diagnostics for the detection of foodborne pathogens, announced today that its first-in-class rapid diagnostic for the detection of ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Mrs. Clinton says: "You know, if you're a family that is struggling, and you don't have health care, well you are invisible to this president. If you're a single mom trying to find affordable child care so you can go to work, well, you're invisible...
    on Aug 13, 2007 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: New York Times

  2. "The psychological battle between the keeper and player is often invisible to the spectators," said the 41-year-old, who retired in May 2008. "In order to be able to save a penalty, you always need a certain amount of luck, but there are...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Oliver Kahn Source: AFP

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