the quality or condition of being unintelligible.

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  • unintelligibility — index ambiguity, incoherence, opacity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • 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 …   English dictionary for students

  • unintelligibility — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Incoherence Nouns 1. unintelligibility, incoherence; obscurity, ambiguity; uncertainty, intricacy, perplexity; confusion, disorder; mystification. 2. paradox, enigma, poser, mystery, riddle [of the Sphinx] …   English dictionary for students

  • unintelligibility — neaiškumas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. unintelligibility vok. Unverständlichkeit, f rus. неразборчивость, f pranc. non intelligibilité, f …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • unintelligibility — unintelligible ► ADJECTIVE ▪ impossible to understand. DERIVATIVES unintelligibility noun unintelligibly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • unintelligibility — See unintelligible. * * * …   Universalium

  • unintelligibility — un·intelligibility …   English syllables

  • unintelligibility — noun 1. nonsense that is simply incoherent and unintelligible • Syn: ↑incoherence, ↑incoherency • Derivationally related forms: ↑unintelligible, ↑incoherent (for: ↑incoherence) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Radical Unintelligibility — Radical Unintelligibility, a term coined by Bernard Lonergan, is the philosophical idea that we can act against our better judgment. We can refuse to choose what we know is worth choosing. It is the refusal to make a decision that one deems one… …   Wikipedia

  • unintelligible — unintelligibility, unintelligibleness, n. unintelligibly, adv. /un in tel i jeuh beuhl/, adj. not intelligible; not capable of being understood. [1610 20; UN 1 + INTELLIGIBLE] Syn. incomprehensible, baffling, undecipherable. * * * …   Universalium

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