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inscrutable
used in The Sound and the Fury

2 uses
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Definition
impossible to understand — often when finding a person's facial expression or comments mysterious
  • I could hear them telling them whatit was, and Spoade asking questions, and then Julio said something violently in Italian and I looked back and saw the little girl standingat the curb, lookingat me with her friendly, inscrutable regard.
    2 — June 2, 1910 (67% in)
  • Still, inscrutable, it bellied.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (41% in)

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