Definitions for incomprehensibleˌɪn kɒm prɪˈhɛn sə bəl, ɪnˌkɒm-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•com•pre•hen•si•bleˌɪn kɒm prɪˈhɛn sə bəl, ɪnˌkɒm-(adj.)

  1. impossible to comprehend; unintelligible.

Origin of incomprehensible:

1300–50; ME < L


Princeton's WordNet

  1. inexplicable, incomprehensible(adj)

    incapable of being explained or accounted for

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

  2. incomprehensible, uncomprehensible(adj)

    difficult to understand

    "the most incomprehensible thing about the universe is that it is comprehensible"- A. Einstein


  1. incomprehensible(Adjective)

    impossible or very difficult to understand

  2. Origin: From incomprehensibilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Incomprehensible(adj)

    not capable of being contained within limits

  2. Incomprehensible(adj)

    not capable of being comprehended or understood; beyond the reach of the human intellect; inconceivable

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impossible to understand

an incomprehensible statement.

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