Search Result for "inexplicable":
1. incapable of being explained or accounted for;
- Example: "inexplicable errors"
- Example: "left the house at three in the morning for inexplicable reasons"
[syn: inexplicable, incomprehensible]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Inexplicable \In*ex"pli*ca*ble\, a. [L. inexplicabilis: cf. F. inexplicable. See In- not, and Explicable.] Not explicable; not explainable; incapable of being explained, interpreted, or accounted for; as, an inexplicable mystery. "An inexplicable scratching." --Cowper. [1913 Webster] Their reason is disturbed; their views become vast and perplexed, to others inexplicable, to themselves uncertain. --Burke. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
inexplicable adj 1: incapable of being explained or accounted for; "inexplicable errors"; "left the house at three in the morning for inexplicable reasons" [syn: inexplicable, incomprehensible] [ant: explicable]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
44 Moby Thesaurus words for "inexplicable": aimless, baffling, bewildering, casual, causeless, confounding, designless, driftless, dysteleological, enigmatic, enwrapped in mystery, haphazard, incomprehensible, indecipherable, indefinable, indescribable, indiscriminate, inextricable, inscrutable, insoluble, insolvable, mindless, mysterious, mystic, mystifying, odd, peculiar, perplexing, promiscuous, purposeless, puzzling, random, stochastic, strange, stray, unaccountable, undefinable, undirected, unexplainable, unfathomable, unintelligible, uninterpretable, unmotivated, unsolvable