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intelligible
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The Age of Innocence
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  • He knew that the southern races communicated with each other in the language of pantomime, and was mortified to find her shrugs and smiles so unintelligible.
  • He echoed her words slowly, as though they were only half-intelligible and he wanted time to repeat the question to himself.
  • Miss Jackson glanced around the table, caught Janey’s bulging gaze, and took refuge in an unintelligible murmur.

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  • The Director wanted us to feel like we were there, but the dialogue was not intelligible.

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