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coherent
used in The Host

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?  —7 uses
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Definition
sensible and clear; or describing parts as fitting together in a consistent or pleasing manner
  • I was mumbling weak assurances, barely coherent,
    Chapter 31 (75% in)
coherent = reasonable and understandable
  • Her response was only a second late and only slightly incoherent.
    Chapter 5 (58% in)
  • Maybe we'll get lucky... escaped claw beast or something...Her thought trailed off incoherently.
    Chapter 12 (69% in)
  • She was incoherent, chanting the words like they were lyrics to a song.
    Chapter 14 (18% in)
  • Jared grumbled something incoherent; I could only pick out Jeb's name.
    Chapter 18 (79% in)
  • My head swam incoherently.
    Chapter 29 (82% in)
  • No, Wanda, no. She was crying, becoming incoherent.
    Chapter 50 (39% in)

There are no more uses of "coherent" flagged with this meaning in The Host.

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?  —4 uses
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  • It would help that the words were barely coherent, my tears turned to sobs.
    Chapter 57 (35% in)
  • Melanie was incapacitated with fear, unable to think in coherent words.
    Chapter 15 (98% in)
  • Her thoughts all spun around Jared, but she could make nothing coherent of them, either.
    Chapter 32 (11% in)
  • But I was so confused that my head was spinning and I couldn't form a coherent sentence.
    Chapter 38 (33% in)

There are no more uses of "coherent" in The Host.

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