in·​ex·​plain·​able ˌi-nik-ˈsplā-nə-bəl How to pronounce inexplainable (audio)

Examples of inexplainable in a Sentence

a computer prone to inexplainable crashes

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1623, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of inexplainable was circa 1623

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“Inexplainable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.

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