unaccountable

[uhn-uh-koun-tuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
impossible to account for; unexplained; inexplicable: The boat has an unaccountable tendency to yaw.
2.
exempt from being called to account; not answerable: As a subordinate, he is unaccountable for errors in policy.

Origin:
1635–45; un-1 + accountable

unaccountableness, unaccountability, noun
unaccountably, adverb


1. incomprehensible, inscrutable, mysterious, unintelligible. 2. unanswerable, irresponsible.
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unaccountable (ˌʌnəˈkaʊntəbəl)
 
adj
1.  allowing of no explanation; inexplicable
2.  puzzling; extraordinary: an unaccountable fear of hamburgers
3.  not accountable or answerable to
 
unac'countableness
 
n
 
unaccounta'bility
 
n
 
unac'countably
 
adv

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Word Origin & History

unaccountable
1643, "inexplicable," from un- (1) "not" + account + -able. Meaning "not liable to be called to account" is recorded from 1649.
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Example sentences
All our government certainly does seem to be unaccountable and out of our
  control.
Reading messed with my brain in an unaccountable way.
Thus they need not reveal anything about their finances or their governance,
  and are largely unaccountable to the public.
But the unintended result has been over-mighty and unaccountable party bosses.
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