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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).

Unexpressable, adj. [e.m.E. unexpressable (1548).] Inexpressible. — 1634 Johnston Diary I 201.
O my saule, never forget thou that extraordinar unexpressable presence of Gods Sprit
c1721 10th Rep. Hist. MSS App. i 126.
Those who find their account in unexpressable confusion

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