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Definition of "inscrutable" []

  • Difficult to fathom or understand; impenetrable. See Synonyms at mysterious. (adjective)
  • Incomprehensible; mysterious or enigmatic (adjective)

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Use "inscrutable" in a sentence
  • "His stark blue eyes were locked on her, his expression inscrutable."
  • "Jamie gazed down at her, his expression inscrutable."
  • "She was watching me, her expression inscrutable, somehow aloof and intimate all at once."