incomprehensible

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incomprehensible

[in-kom-pri-hen-suh-buhl, in-kom-]
adjective
1.
impossible to understand or comprehend; unintelligible.
2.
Archaic. limitless; not limited or capable of being limited.

Origin:
1300–50; Middle English < Latin incomprehēnsibilis. See in-3, comprehensible

incomprehensibility, incomprehensibleness, noun
incomprehensibly, adverb
superincomprehensible, adjective
superincomprehensibleness, noun
superincomprehensibly, adverb


1. baffling, bewildering, obscure.
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incomprehensible (ˌɪnkɒmprɪˈhɛnsəbəl, ɪnˌkɒm-)
 
adj
1.  incapable of being understood; unintelligible
2.  archaic limitless; boundless
 
incomprehensi'bility
 
n
 
incompre'hensibleness
 
n
 
incompre'hensibly
 
adv

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incomprehensible
mid-14c., from L. incomprehensibilis, from in- "not" + comprehensibilis (see comprehend).
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Example sentences
It perfectly captures that moment when something is so new as to be
  incomprehensible based on our current body of knowledge.
It can also help you understand things people do that at first encounter you
  might consider incomprehensible or even horrifying.
The chimpanzee has strength for a human that is utterly incomprehensible.
And this makes their heinous breach of parental olfactory responsibilities all
  the more incomprehensible.
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