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Synonyms for inexplicable
ɪnˈɛk splɪ kə bəl, ˌɪn ɪkˈsplɪk ə-in·ex·pli·ca·ble

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Wiktionary3.0 / 1 vote

  1. inexplicableadjective

    Synonyms:
    unexplainable

    Antonyms:
    explicable, explainable

  2. inexplicableadjective

    Impossible to explain; not easily accounted for.

    Synonyms:
    unexplainable

    Antonyms:
    explicable, explainable

English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inexplicable

    That is mysterious in the true sense which is beyond human comprehension, as the decrees of God or the origin of life. That is mystic or mystical which has associated with it some hidden or recondite meaning, especially of a religious kind; as, the mystic Babylon of the Apocalypse. That is dark which we can not personally see through, especially if sadly perplexing; as, a dark providence. That is secret which is intentionally hidden. Compare DARK.

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    Synonyms:
    abstruse, cabalistic, dark, enigmatical, hidden, incomprehensible, inscrutable, mysterious, mystic, mystical, obscure, occult, recondite, secret, transcendental, unfathomable, unfathomed, unknown

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inexplicable

    Synonyms:
    mysterious, enigmatical

    Antonyms:
    obvious, plain, easy

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. inexplicable, incomprehensibleadjective

    incapable of being explained or accounted for

    "inexplicable errors"; "left the house at three in the morning for inexplicable reasons"

    Synonyms:
    uncomprehensible, incomprehensible

    Antonyms:
    interpretable, explainable, explicable

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inexplicableadjective

    Synonyms:
    unaccountable, unintelligible, incomprehensible, inscrutable, mysterious, strange, enigmatical, not to be explained

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "inexplicable":

    unexplained, incomprehensible, unaccountable, puzzling

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How to use inexplicable in a sentence?

  1. New York:

    These incidents of vandalism have ranged from the tragic to the obscene, from the transparent to the inexplicable, there remains much we do not know about this phenomenon, but at a minimum, they underscore that our society is in sore need of God’s grace.

  2. Daniel Bibb:

    It’s shocking, shocking, inexplicable, that they charged him.

  3. Matthew Jacobs:

    I think that is why he was appointed – to see if there were crimes – and I think that is a major inexplicable failure.

  4. Just Breathing:

    Meditation is one attempt! to be above the thinking of the mind, to Realize the inexplicable stage of awareness.”

  5. Carsten Spohr:

    It is inexplicable this could happen to a plane free of technical problems and with an experienced, Lufthansa-trained pilot.


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