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intelligible
used in The Age of Innocence

3 uses
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Definition
capable of being understood
  • 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.
    Chapter 9 (19% in)
  • He echoed her words slowly, as though they were only half-intelligible and he wanted time to repeat the question to himself.
    Chapter 16 (68% in)
  • Miss Jackson glanced around the table, caught Janey's bulging gaze, and took refuge in an unintelligible murmur.
    Chapter 26 (24% in)

There are no more uses of "intelligible" in The Age of Innocence.

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