Ethereal and Intangible


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Ethereal adjective – Not composed of matter.
Usage example: that ethereal attribute that every performer should have—charisma

Intangible is a synonym for ethereal in delicate topic. In some cases you can use "Intangible" instead an adjective "Ethereal", when it comes to topics like very light, flimsy, insubstantial. popular alternative
Nearby Words: ethereally, ethereality
Synonyms for Ethereal


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Intangible adjective – Not capable of being perceived by the sense of touch.
Usage example: electrical energy is completely intangible

Ethereal is a synonym for intangible in abstract topic. You can use "Ethereal" instead an adjective "Intangible", if it concerns topics such as very light, flimsy, indefinite. popular alternative
Nearby Words: intangibility, intangibly
Synonyms for Intangible

Things that words describes

girl ethereal girl intangible girl
quality ethereal quality intangible quality
state ethereal state intangible state
vision ethereal vision intangible vision
Other nouns: ghost, characters, world, ship, enemy, elves, hologram, forces, powers, beings, entities.

Both words in one sentence

  • Our Ghosts Are Different: While not a ghost himself, Enigma gains the ability to become ethereal (that is, intangible) while he's in Hell Los Angeles in Behind the World.
  • Will-o'-the-Wisp Fate Revelation Online: Will-o-Wisps are ethereal monsters that are intangible to physical attacks and have a compulsion spell to lure players into the swamps of the Fourth floor, before shanking them with a knife projection.
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