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inexplicable

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Definition incapable of being explained or accounted for
  • Hilly sat on the edge of the pool, saggy and post-pregnant fat, inexplicably confident in her black swimsuit.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
inexplicably = in a manner that cannot be explained or accounted for
  • Mother finds it inexplicable that I don't want to watch my alma mater throw a ball around.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • inexplicable = incapable of being explained or accounted for
  • I feel a rush of inexplicable relief.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • inexplicable = incapable of being explained or accounted for
  • There is undisguised hate for white women, there is inexplicable love.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • inexplicable = incapable of being explained or accounted for
  • "He's...tall," I say, surprised she hasn't noticed that not only is my date inexplicably rude, but drop-dead drunk.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • inexplicably = in a manner that cannot be explained or accounted for
  • What's mysterious, ambiguous, inexplicable.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • Again Hare made note of their inexplicable absence.
    Zane Grey  --  The Heritage of the Desert
  • That seemed to me a rather curious and inexplicable fact, and I put it aside to think over.
    Agatha Christie  --  Murder On The Orient Express
  • That's why social change is so volatile and so often inexplicable, because it is the nature of all of us to be volatile and inexplicable.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • And there were truly inexplicable things.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • Max caught his breath as the dreadnoughts came to a sudden, inexplicable halt.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • "Oh," I say, and swallow, inexplicably disappointed.
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • For some inexplicable reason he was left out of this.
    Judith Guest  --  Ordinary People
  • Thedriver was meant to turn right and skirt its edges, but instead, he inexplicably plunged straight into the sea of people.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • Wicksteed may then have come by and noticed this rod inexplicably moving through the air.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Invisible Man
  • Sometimes he leaps up in the middle of nothing at all and goes off, inexplicably, no one knows where.
    Joy Kogawa  --  Obasan
  • Believing for some inexplicable reason that he might be in the crowd.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Safe Haven
  • But if it were inexplicable to me, the appearance of the chart was incredible to the surviving mutineers.
    Robert Louis Stevenson  --  Treasure Island
  • But the inexplicability of the general's conduct dwelt much on her thoughts.
    Jane Austen  --  Northanger Abbey
  • "It's important because it's inexplicable."
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day

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