Unintelligibility

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Unintelligibility->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ unintelligibility
unintelligibility
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ incomprehensibility
incomprehensibility
imperspicuity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inconceivableness
inconceivableness
vagueness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ obscurity
obscurity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ambiguity
ambiguity
&c. 520
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ doubtful meaning
doubtful meaning
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ uncertainty
uncertainty
&c. 475
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ perplexity
perplexity
&c.(confusion) 59
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ spinosity
spinosity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ obscurum per obscurius
obscurum per obscurius
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ mystification
mystification
&c.(concealment) 528
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ latency
latency
&c. 526
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ transcendentalism
transcendentalism
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ paradox
paradox
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ riddle
riddle
enigma
puzzle
&c.(secret) 533
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ diagnus vindice nodus
diagnus vindice nodus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sealed book
sealed book
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ steganography
steganography
freemasonry
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pons asinorum
pons asinorum
asses' bridge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ high Dutch
high Dutch
Greek
Hebrew
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ jargon
jargon
&c.(unmeaning) 517
PARAG:Unintelligibility->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be unintelligible
be unintelligible
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ require explanation
require explanation
&c. 522
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have a doubtful meaning
have a doubtful meaning
pass comprehension
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render unintelligible
render unintelligible
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ conceal
conceal
&c. 528
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ darken
darken
&c. 421
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ confuse
confuse
&c.(derange) 61
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ perplex
perplex
&c.(bewilder) 475
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ not understand
not understand
&c. 518
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ lose
lose
lose the clue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ miss
miss
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ not know what to make of
not know what to make of
be able to make nothing of
give it up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ not be able to account for
not be able to account for
not be able to make either head or tail of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ be at sea
be at sea
&c.(uncertain) 475
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ wonder
wonder
&c. 870
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ see through a glass darkly
see through a glass darkly
&c.(ignorance) 491
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ not understand one another
not understand one another
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ play at cross purposes
play at cross purposes
&c.(misinterpret) 523
PARAG:Unintelligibility->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unintelligible
unintelligible
unaccountable
undecipherable
undiscoverable
unknowable
unfathomable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ incognizable
incognizable
inexplicable
inscrutable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ inapprehensible
inapprehensible
incomprehensible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ insolvable
insolvable
insoluble
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impenetrable
impenetrable
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ illegible
illegible
as Greek to one
unexplained
paradoxical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ enigmatic
enigmatic
enigmatical
puzzling
=>(secret)
???>533
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ indecipherable
indecipherable
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ obscure
obscure
dark
muddy
clear as mud
seen through a mist
dim
nebulous
shrouded in mystery
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ undiscernible
undiscernible
&c.(invisible) 447
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ misty
misty
&c.(opaque) 426
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ hidden
hidden
&c. 528
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ latent
latent
&c. 526
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ indefinite
indefinite
&c.(indistinct) 447
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ perplexed
perplexed
&c.(confused) 59
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ undetermined
undetermined
vague
loose
ambiguous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ mysterious
mysterious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ mystic
mystic
mystical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ acroamatic
acroamatic
acroamatical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ metempirical
metempirical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ transcendental
transcendental
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ occult
occult
recondite
abstruse
crabbed
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ inconceivable
inconceivable
inconceptible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ searchless
searchless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ above comprehension
above comprehension
beyond comprehension
past comprehension
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ beyond one's depth
beyond one's depth
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unconceived
unconceived
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ inexpressible
inexpressible
undefinable
incommunicable

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