indecipherable


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in·de·ci·pher·a·ble

 (ĭn′dĭ-sī′fər-ə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to decipher: indecipherable handwriting; an indecipherable message.

in′de·ci′pher·a·bil′i·ty, in′de·ci′pher·a·ble·ness n.
in′de·ci′pher·a·bly adv.

indecipherable

(ˌɪndɪˈsaɪfərəbəl; -frəbəl)
adj
not decipherable; illegible
ˌindeˌcipheraˈbility, ˌindeˈcipherableness n
ˌindeˈcipherably adv

in•de•ci•pher•a•ble

(ˌɪn dɪˈsaɪ fər ə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being deciphered; impenetrable; incomprehensible.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.indecipherable - not easily decipheredindecipherable - not easily deciphered; "indecipherable handwriting"
illegible - (of handwriting, print, etc.) not legible; "illegible handwriting"
2.indecipherable - impossible to determine the meaning of; "an indecipherable message"
uncomprehensible, incomprehensible - difficult to understand; "the most incomprehensible thing about the universe is that it is comprehensible"- A. Einstein

indecipherable

adjective illegible, unintelligible, indistinguishable, unreadable, crabbed Her writing is virtually indecipherable.
Translations
nerozluštitelný
ulæseligutydelig
kibetûzhetetlen
óráîanlegur, ólesanlegur
neiššifruojamas
neatšifrējamsnesalasāms
nerozlúštiteľný
çözülemezokunamaz

indecipherable

[ˌɪndɪˈsaɪfərəbl] ADJindescifrable

indecipherable

[ˌɪndɪˈsaɪfərəbəl] adj [writing, signature] → indéchiffrable

indecipherable

adjnicht zu entziffern pred, → nicht zu entziffernd attr; handwritingunleserlich

indecipherable

[ˌɪndɪˈsaɪfrəbl] adjindecifrabile

indecipherable

(indiˈsaifərəbl) adjective
impossible to read or understand; not decipherable. indecipherable handwriting; This code is indecipherable.
References in classic literature ?
The signboard was dark and indecipherable by now, and hung black against the sky and the gray moorland beyond, about as inviting as a gallows.
SIR, - Can someone please explain why the public address system at Aberdeen Railway Station is at best almost indecipherable and at worst like a deep sea diver on helium speaking through a sponge a hundred miles away.
The Bombe machine, which Turing helped design at Bletchley Park, decoded previously indecipherable Nazi messages.
The use of aeronautic jargon keeps the reader engaged without rendering the text indecipherable. Recommend this to readers who are interested in current events and anyone who wants an in-depth look at a STEM-related career.--Hannah Grasse.
Liddle said the Welsh would "prefer it to be called something indecipherable with no real vowels, such as Ysgythysgymlngwchgwch Bryggy".
The names of the translators signal to the audience that an act of translation has taken place, she says, but that sign may be indecipherable due to terminology, the collaborative nature of theatre production, or the general context in which the play is presented.
For decades, scholars and intellectuals have pored over the strange manuscript, which is written entirely in indecipherable code and whose vellum pages are carbon-dated to the 15th Century.
He called the dance "one of the biggest noise pollutants" and describing the singing that often goes with it as loud and indecipherable. "The words are ridiculous, I can never understand it", he continued.
An other-worldly fantasy of brother and sister Tal and Gaia undertaking a road trip to rescue their mother from slavery, and to understand more about the family heirloom--a curious white stone with indecipherable writing--this beautifully illustrated book possesses a certain charm and ethereal quality rarely found nowadays.
They were formed in 1944 by international socialists, the Soviet Bloc, who in 1945 took over the world's banking system, using an illusion of creative accountancy, indecipherable by the man in the street, to keep governments in the grip of debt.
The arms had become extremely dark and almost indecipherable but now having been cleaned and conserved by Lucy Critchlow in her Sheffield Studio they look wonderful.
This potentially fascinating subject was diminished by Mr Harris being all but indecipherable, speaking almost exclusively with his back to the audience while facing the screen, and presenting his talk in a dull and unconvincing manner.