Simple Definition of inexplicable
: not able to be explained or understood
Full Definition of inexplicable
: incapable of being explained, interpreted, or accounted for <an inexplicable disappearance>
Examples of inexplicable
He had a series of seemingly inexplicable accidents.
<an inexplicable desire for ice cream at two in the morning>
Origin of inexplicable
Middle English, from Latin inexplicabilis, from in- + explicabilis explicable
First Known Use: 15th century
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