[in-ek-spli-kuh-buh l, in-ik-splik-uh-buh l]
- not explicable; incapable of being accounted for or explained.
Origin of inexplicable
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unaccountable, mysterious, mystifying.
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Examples from the Web for inexplicability
But the inexplicability of the general's conduct dwelt much on her thoughts.Northanger Abbey
Vaguely he perceived this, conscious only of inexplicability; but he himself also ceased, and watched for developments.The Necromancers
Robert Hugh Benson
The mistiness and inexplicability of his productions is part of such a process, as well as of invincible temperament.
- not capable of explanation; unexplainable
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Word Origin and History for inexplicability
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