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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Impenetrably mysterious or profound.

Usage examples (32)
  • I cannot believe that the inscrutable universe turns on an axis of suffering; surely the strange beauty of the world must somewhere rest on pure joy!
  • Jamie gazed down at her, his expression inscrutable.
  • She turned to find him still standing in the exact same spot, his expression inscrutable.
  • He gazed down at her, black lashes partially obscuring obsidian eyes, their expression inscrutable. for more
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