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(also unmistakeable)
  • Not able to be mistaken for anything else; very distinctive.

    ‘the unmistakable sound of his laughter’
    • ‘Such an intention must be clearly manifested by unmistakable and unambiguous language.’
    • ‘In fact, being typically British, when I hear those unmistakeable sounds, I invariably find myself feeling incredibly embarrassed even about being in the privacy of my own flat.’
    • ‘It was the unmistakeable sound of Muzak drifting around the terminus.’
    • ‘As I head down the hallway and open the door, I hear shouting and the unmistakable sound of glass breaking.’
    • ‘The Chameleons it most definitely isn't, but the Fielding guitar sound is unmistakeable.’
    • ‘For in the context of our troubled times, its meaning was unmistakeable - and she sure as eggs was not appealing to religious minorities to forego discrimination and embrace diversity.’
    • ‘Although some of the Stoppardian battle lines in Jumpers are not as clear as they will later become, they are already clear enough to be unmistakeable.’
    • ‘I called him and expressed my gratitude only to notice his unmistakeable surprise.’
    • ‘Please spell everything out for me in clear, unmistakeable black and white. Don't ask me to think.’
    • ‘They offer unmistakable evidence that summer is, at last, on its way.’
    • ‘And then he heard the unmistakeable sound of an infant's cry.’
    • ‘Josh, hearing the unmistakeable sound of someone falling over rather unceremoniously just behind him, stopped abruptly and looked over his shoulder.’
    • ‘After a while, the faint, almost inaudible but unmistakable sound of footsteps could be heard.’
    • ‘Even in Maldon, the poorest and least mature of our towns, we find unmistakeable evidence of hierarchic and promotional notions.’
    • ‘She had new clothes, which bore the unmistakeable evidence of an afternoon's hard play.’
    • ‘She pointed to the west where the droning sound of engines was now unmistakeable.’
    • ‘And the law requires that the judge warn the jury in clear and unmistakable terms.’
    • ‘Volcanoes provide unmistakable evidence that deeper yet it is hotter still.’
    • ‘His style is undeniable and unmistakable, but one hopes he has few admirers.’
    • ‘I assume her look must make her unmistakable, but she says she is constantly mistaken for other people.’
    distinctive, distinct, telltale, well defined
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/ˌənməˈstākəb(ə)l/ /ˌənməˈsteɪkəb(ə)l/