- ill-constructed; unpolished: incondite prose.
- crude; rough; unmannerly.
Origin of incondite
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I have felt much for him, and on the morning I received your letter I poured forth these incondite rhymes.Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Vol. I (of 2)
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
- poorly constructed or composed
- rough or crude
C17: from Latin inconditus, from in- 1 + conditus, from condere to put together
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