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inscrutable
used in The Sunlight Dialogues

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Definition
impossible to understand — often when finding a person's facial expression or comments mysterious
  • He was blind to the accelerating demolition all around him, or saw it in his own queer terms, inscrutable to all but his good wife and, perhaps, children, both his own and the numerous children he and Vanessa took in.
    3 — Lion Emerging from Cage (36% in)

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