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 Sentences of inexplicable
Definition:
a. not explicable; not explainable; incapable of being explained, interpreted, or accounted for
a. difficult or impossible to explain or account for; not to be made plain or intelligible
Example:
The miracle is an event inexplicable by the laws of nature.
If we were to crane our necks in the direction of every new massacre or every inexplicable act of human cruelty on the planet we would have lost our heads a long time ago.
Sentence in Classic:
It was in the spring of the year 1894 that all London was interested, and the fashionable world dismayed, by the murder of the Honourable Ronald Adair under most unusual and inexplicable circumstances.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The reason for this was inexplicable (unless he wished to show that he, too, could have an opinion), but he urged that at this point the army should unite and there await the enemy.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Napoleon himself is no longer of any account; all his actions are evidently pitiful and mean, but again an inexplicable chance occurs.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It seemed, while it lasted, to be all alight and alive with that inexplicable feeling I had had before; and when we were out of it, I was as much dazed for a few moments as if I had been in lightning.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
This inexplicable incident, this reversal of my previous experience, seemed, like the Babylonian finger on the wall, to be spelling out the letters of my judgment; and I began to reflect more seriously than ever before on the issues and possibilities of my double existence.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
All that passion meant to her was servitude to inexplicable male madness, unshared by females, a painful and embarrassing process that led inevitably to the still more painful process of childbirth.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
He examined the situation, and found it unprecedented; so unprecedented that in the midst of his revery he rose from his chair, moved by some inexplicable impulse of anxiety, and bolted his door.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
We have a duty to labor over the human soul, to defend the mystery against the miracle, to adore the incomprehensible and reject the absurd, to admit, as an inexplicable fact, only what is necessary, to purify belief, to remove superstitions from above religion; to clear God of caterpillars.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Last of all, an inexplicable circumstance which had just attracted his attention, and from which he had not yet recovered, had added to his state of alarm.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The water seems extraordinary, inexplicable, rippling though there is no wind, and agitated where it should be calm.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
The air in the room had slowly become quite oppressive for him, he had several times looked in amazement at a small, iron stove in the corner that certainly could not have been lit, the heat of the room was inexplicable.
The Trial By Franz Kafka Context