Definitions for unpredictability

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capriciousness, unpredictability(noun)

    the quality of being guided by sudden unpredictable impulses

  2. volatility, unpredictability(noun)

    the trait of being unpredictably irresolute

    "the volatility of the market drove many investors away"

  3. unpredictability(noun)

    lacking predictability


  1. unpredictability(Noun)

    The quality of being unpredictable.

  2. unpredictability(Noun)

    Something which is unpredictable.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The FIA:

    These measures will bring back the driver in full control of the car, enhancing race excitement and unpredictability.

  2. Chief Economist Fatih Birol:

    The appetite for investments in the Middle East is close to zero, mainly as a result of the unpredictability of the region.

  3. Issa Tchiroma:

    Units of the (Boko Haram) group attacked Makari, Amchide, Limani and Achigachia in a change of strategy which consists of distracting Cameroonian troops on different fronts, making them more vulnerable in the face of the mobility and unpredictability of their attacks.

  4. Chief Economist Fatih Birol:

    The security problems caused by Daesh (IS) and others are creating a major challenge for the new investments in the Middle East and if those investments are not made today we will not see that badly needed production growth around the 2020s, the appetite for investments in the Middle East is close to zero, mainly as a result of the unpredictability of the region.

  5. Tom Robbins, _Skinny Legs and All_, 1990, p. 305.: emphasize the afterlife is to deny life. To concentrate on Heaven is to create hell. In their desperate longing to transcend the disorderliness, friction, and unpredictability that pesters life; in their desire for a fresh start in a tidy habitat, germ-free and secured by angels, religious multitudes are gambling the only life they may ever have on a dark horse in a race that has no finish line."

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