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Meaning of INEXPLICABLE

Pronunciation:  in'eksplukubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  incapable of being explained or accounted for; "inexplicable errors"; "left the house at three in the morning for inexplicable reasons"
 

INEXPLICABLE is a 12 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: cryptic, cryptical, deep, incomprehensible, inscrutable, mysterious, mystifying, paradoxical, self-contradictory, unaccountable, unexplainable, unexplained
 
 Antonyms: explicable
 
 See Also: fathomless, insoluble, uncomprehensible, unfathomable

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

      Their reason is disturbed; their views become vast and
      perplexed, to others inexplicable, to themselves
      uncertain.                               --Burke.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: 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
 

 

 

 

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