Definitions for incoherentˌɪn koʊˈhɪər ənt, -ˈhɛr-

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  1. incoherent(adj)

    without logical or meaningful connection

    "a turgid incoherent presentation"

  2. incoherent(adj)

    (physics) of waves having no stable definite or stable phase relation

  3. incoherent, tongue-tied(adj)

    unable to express yourself clearly or fluently

    "felt tongue-tied with embarrassment"; "incoherent with grief"

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  1. Incoherent(a.)

    Exhibiting incoherent speech or thought; -- of people; as, a confused and incoherent accident victim.

  2. Incoherent(a.)

    Lacking harmony or congruity of parts.

  3. Origin: [Pref. in- not + coherent: cf. F. incohrent.]

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  1. incoherent(Adjective)

    Lacking coherence or agreement; incongruous; inconsistent; not logically connected.

    The same rambling, incoherent manner. uE000153575uE001 Bishop Warburton.

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  1. Incoherent(adj)

    not coherent; wanting cohesion; loose; unconnected; physically disconnected; not fixed to each; -- said of material substances

  2. Incoherent(adj)

    wanting coherence or agreement; incongruous; inconsistent; having no dependence of one part on another; logically disconnected

  3. Origin: [Pref. in- not + coherent: cf. F. incohrent.]


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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • incoherentCatalan, Valencian
  • nesouvislý, nesoudržnýCzech
  • inkohärentGerman
  • ασυνάρτητοςGreek
  • incoherenteSpanish
  • ristiriitainen, epäjohdonmukainen, epäyhtenäinenFinnish
  • décousu, incohérentFrench
  • whakaparure, parureMāori
  • ры́хлый, бессвя́зный, несвя́зный, несцементи́рованныйRussian

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