unintelligibly


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un·in·tel·li·gi·ble

 (ŭn′ĭn-tĕl′ĭ-jə-bəl)
adj.
Difficult or impossible to understand or comprehend; incomprehensible: unintelligible remarks; an unintelligible prose passage.

un′in·tel′li·gi·bil′i·ty n.
un′in·tel′li·gi·bly adv.

unintelligibly

(ˌʌnɪnˈtɛlɪdʒɪblɪ)
adv
in an unintelligible manner
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unintelligibly - in an unintelligible mannerunintelligibly - in an unintelligible manner; "the foreigners spoke unintelligibly"
intelligibly, understandably, clearly - in an intelligible manner; "the foreigner spoke to us quite intelligibly"
Translations

unintelligibly

[ˈʌnɪnˈtelɪdʒəblɪ] ADVde modo ininteligible, de modo incomprensible

unintelligibly

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He swung his long arms backward and forwards, cracking his fingers, and talked unintelligibly to himself, hoarse, guttural murmurings without sense or import.
He had known many disagreeable fathers before, and often been struck with the inconveniences they occasioned, but never, in the whole course of his life, had he seen one of that class so unintelligibly moral, so infamously tyrannical as Sir Thomas.
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A conversation was sustained, in which, as it seemed, the hidden monster bore a part, though unintelligibly to the listeners, and inaudible except in a hiss.
And so on and so on, more conjugal talk pattering softly and unintelligibly, until they were both ready to go down to tea.
Once inside, Lacuesta stood in the aisle with his son, mumbling unintelligibly.
The operator told him to call back the following day before she began speaking unintelligibly.
According to the Harvard complaint: "Much of Harvard's online content is either not captioned or is inaccurately or unintelligibly captioned, making it inaccessible for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.
The power of Aesop's fables might seem to speak for themselves in print version; but the audio needed this extra boost to attract listeners of all ages, and one of the special delights here is Hay's ability to dramatize his reading while lending an accent that flavors the story without being unintelligibly thick.
2009), when analyzing controlling functions/positions in relation to works published in Brazil, Germany, and the United States of America relate there are works defining such terms unintelligibly, mentioning adversarial points of view and controversial references, a difficult situation for the reader.
If the evidence is that, upon the accused saying or doing something to suggest he or she wanted sexual contact, the complainant only murmured unintelligibly in response, or snuggled closer to the accused, or did anything else of a somewhat ambiguous and unclear nature, the accused will not likely be able to later argue "mistaken belief in consent.
But after a few minutes she started yelling unintelligibly at an invisible someone--which clearly conveyed to those who could see her that she was a woman with a mental disorder.