invisible (not comparable)
- Unable to be seen; out of sight; not visible.
- 1667, John Milton, “Book 5”, in Paradise Lost. A Poem Written in Ten Books, London: Printed [by Samuel Simmons], and are to be sold by Peter Parker […] [a]nd by Robert Boulter […] [a]nd Matthias Walker, […], OCLC 228722708 ↗; republished as Paradise Lost in Ten Books: The Text Exactly Reproduced from the First Edition of 1667: […], London: Basil Montagu Pickering […], 1873, OCLC 230729554 ↗:
- To us invisible, or dimly seen / In these thy lowest works.
- 2013, Jayne Smith, Guide to Basic Garment Assembly for the Fashion Industry (page 60)
- The teeth on an invisible zip are different from those on a conventional zip, as they are turned onto the inside so that they do not show, giving the impression of being concealed in the seam, as seen below.
- Antonyms: apparent, visible
- Not appearing on the surface.
- Synonyms: invis, hidden, latent
- (Internet) Apparently, but not actually, offline.
- I went invisible so that my ex-girlfriend wouldn't send me instant messages.
- (psychology) That is ignored by a person.
- French: invisible
- German: unsichtbar
- Italian: invisibile
- Portuguese: invisível
- Russian: неви́димый
- Spanish: invisible
invisible (invisibles, present participle invisibling; past and past participle invisibled)
- To make invisible, to invisiblize.
invisible (plural invisibles)
- (obsolete) An invisible person or thing; specifically, God, the Supreme Being.
- (obsolete) A Rosicrucian; so called because avoiding declaration of his craft.
- (obsolete) One of those (as in the 16th century) who denied the visibility of the church.