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Definitions for Incomprehensible
ˌɪn kɒm prɪˈhɛn sə bəl, ɪnˌkɒm-In·com·pre·hen·si·ble

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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

Wiktionary

  1. incomprehensible(Adjective)

    impossible or very difficult to understand

    Etymology: From incomprehensibilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Incomprehensible(adj)

    not capable of being contained within limits

    Etymology: [L. incomprehensibilis: cf. F. incomprhensible. See In- not, and Comprehensible.]

  2. Incomprehensible(adj)

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

    Etymology: [L. incomprehensibilis: cf. F. incomprhensible. See In- not, and Comprehensible.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Incomprehensible

    in-kom-pre-hen′si-bl, adj. not capable of being understood: not to be contained within limits.—ns. Incomprehensibil′ity, Incomprehen′sibleness, Incomprehen′sion.—adv. Incomprehen′sibly.—adj. Incomprehen′sive, limited.—n. Incomprehen′siveness.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Incomprehensible in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Incomprehensible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Incomprehensible in a Sentence

  1. Le Maire:

    It's incomprehensible that carbon emissions targets were set for cars and not for airplanes and ships. We propose that work is done on a European tax on airplane and ship fuel.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    My religion consists of a humble admiration of the unlimitable superior who reveals Himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble minds. That deeply emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God

  3. Mahamat Kamoun:

    It's unacceptable and incomprehensible that with number of MINUSCA and the means that Sangaris (French troops) has that we can't stop these people. They know that neither Sangaris or MINUSCA will shoot at them, it's worrying because if we don't stop them, they will be able to create tension with a view to scaring voters.

  4. San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi:

    It is incredibly sad and incomprehensible that this tragedy is being used as a platform for political gain.

  5. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez:

    My opponent has literally called ICE' fascist,' yet he refuses to take the stance of abolishing it, which, to me, is morally incomprehensible. Words mean something, and the moment you have identified something as fascist, that with it carries a moral responsibility to abolish it, that's what I'm talking about when we say that norms have been eroded : that we literally have elected officials arguing to basically retain fascist agencies. And that's on the left.

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