inarticulacy

noun
in·​ar·​tic·​u·​la·​cy | \ ˌi-(ˌ)när-ˈti-kyə-lə-sē How to pronounce inarticulacy (audio) \

Definition of inarticulacy

: the quality or state of being inarticulate

First Known Use of inarticulacy

1921, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about inarticulacy

Statistics for inarticulacy

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for inarticulacy

The first known use of inarticulacy was in 1921

See more words from the same year

Comments on inarticulacy

What made you want to look up inarticulacy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

something desired as essential

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What's that Smell?! Quiz

  • wide eyed dog smelling rose
  • Someone who is hircine smells like a:
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!