Definition of "incomprehensible" []

  • Difficult or impossible to understand or comprehend; unintelligible: incomprehensible jargon. (adjective)
  • Impossible to know or fathom: incomprehensible mysteries. (adjective)
  • Archaic Having no limits; boundless. (adjective)
  • Incapable of being understood; unintelligible (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Limitless; boundless (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "incomprehensible" in a sentence
  • "And that is really what they call the incomprehensible demoralization and humiliation of alcoholism and that ` s usually what happens right before you hit bottom."
  • "The report said there was a lack of an appropriate response which it describes as "incomprehensible " in light of "the association's history of internal fraud" in recent years."
  • "February 19th, 2009 at 10: 08 am actually, don, it was the progressive labor faction that spoke in incomprehensible jargon, although your basic point about the weather underground – upper-middle class kids playing at revolution – is true."