Definition of unexplainable in US English:

unexplainable

adjective

  • Unable to be explained or accounted for.

    ‘unexplainable rages’
    • ‘Each has its own nuance, its own hidden traps and unexplainable kinks.’
    • ‘It remained just one of many such unexplainable mysteries of God.’
    • ‘And this point of view may explain a lot of things that are otherwise unexplainable.’
    • ‘We have developed an unexplainable bond in just a few short months.’
    • ‘Each of the pouches was stuffed with bizarre and unexplainable tools or devices.’
    • ‘One of those works, for reasons that are unexplainable, can appeal to people in a more pedestrian way, a more ordinary way.’
    • ‘As The Guardian notes, a couple of researchers have found some unexplainable data.’
    • ‘In life some tragedies are strange and unexplainable and the passing of a young person in the prime of life is perhaps the most poignant of all.’
    • ‘I nodded, my hands suddenly wringing in a strange and unexplainable nervousness.’
    • ‘After this minor incident I developed an unexplainable care and interest in the nest.’
    • ‘Despite Sebastian's strange, unexplainable abilities, he stuck by him through it all.’
    • ‘It felt so strange, an unexplainable feeling constricted in his chest, but for that same reason, he couldn't return it.’
    • ‘We do stuff in our lives because of so many unexplainable reasons.’
    • ‘She was more cute than beautiful, but she was still attractive in a strange and unexplainable sort of way.’
    • ‘It mirrored the way he had felt just moments before, that strange, unexplainable calm.’
    • ‘For some unexplained, or unexplainable, reason the parties are unable to communicate.’
    • ‘A weird, unexplainable urge had made her want to cling to Arynne and cry into her shoulder while begging her not to go.’
    • ‘As it turned out the League Final was a disaster and an unexplainable mystery all rolled into one.’
    • ‘The film attempts to explain something that is ultimately unexplainable.’
    • ‘William experienced a weird and unexplainable combination of feelings.’
    inexplicable, insoluble, unsolvable, incomprehensible, beyond comprehension, beyond understanding, unfathomable, impenetrable, puzzling, perplexing, baffling, bewildering, mystifying, mysterious, arcane, inscrutable, peculiar, unusual, curious, strange, freak, freakish, unparalleled, queer, odd, bizarre, extraordinary, astonishing, obscure, abstruse, enigmatic
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Pronunciation

unexplainable

/ˌənəkˈsplānəb(ə)l//ˌənəkˈspleɪnəb(ə)l/