incomprehensible


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Related to incomprehensible: inconspicuous, inconsiderate, incongruous, languid, unfathomable
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incapable of being grasped by the intellect or understanding

Synonyms for incomprehensible

incapable of being explained or accounted for

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As to their language, it is quite incomprehensible.
There was an evident contest in his feelings; at times he appeared to wish eagerly for the change, and then again the incomprehensible expression of disgust would cross his features, like a dark cloud obscuring a noonday sun.
I have surely endeavored to remember the holy man dates of our Redeemer, when he bids us ‘love them who despitefully use you,’ in my intercourse with this incomprehensible boy,” said Marmaduke.
There is nothing certain, nothing at all except the unimportance of everything I understand, and the greatness of something incomprehensible but all-important.
And is it quite incomprehensible that her nervous system should suffer accordingly, at a very critical period of her life?
I sometimes feel a little hurt at her incomprehensible silence.
In those incomprehensible sentences Dexter's memory has correctly recalled certain facts.
Add to this information Dexter's incomprehensible knowledge of the contents of your husband's diary, and the product is--that the wax models sent to the old-iron shop in Caldershaws were models taken by theft from the key of the Diary and the key of the table-drawer in which it was kept.
Not a word more," she repeated, and with a look of chill despair, incomprehensible to him, she parted from him.
The one thing he said which struck me as worth listening to, was this--that Miss Verinder had declined to be questioned by him, and had spoken to him with a perfectly incomprehensible rudeness and contempt.
It was, that whether she was in town or out of town, whether he had been premature with her who was so hard to comprehend, or she had lost courage, or they were discovered, or some mischance or mistake, at present incomprehensible, had occurred, he must remain to confront his fortune, whatever it was.
It would make a man so ridiculous, after going in for these fellows, to back out in such an incomprehensible way.
Speaking before Germany's World Cup qualifier against Austria, Loew said: "It's incomprehensible that Madrid would get rid of one of their best players, who looked more decisive than ever last season.
The unnecessary hue and cry of India and its media against Pakistan is incomprehensible.
Too often we sit back and take decisions that are totally incomprehensible.