Definitions for inexplicableɪnˈɛk splɪ kə bəl, ˌɪn ɪkˈsplɪk ə-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•ex•pli•ca•bleɪnˈɛk splɪ kə bəl, ˌɪn ɪkˈsplɪk ə-(adj.)

  1. not explicable; incapable of being explained.

Origin of inexplicable:

1375–1425; late 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"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. inexplicable(adjective)ɪnˈɛk splɪ kə bəl, ˌɪn ɪkˈsplɪk ə-

    not able to be explained

    an inexplicable event; confidential files that were inexplicably lost


  1. inexplicable(Adjective)

    Impossible to explain; not easily accounted for.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inexplicable(adj)

    not explicable; not explainable; incapable of being explained, interpreted, or accounted for; as, an inexplicable mystery

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impossible to explain or understand

His inexplicable absence worried all of us.

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