from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. That cannot be apprehended; not apprehensible to or graspable by either body or mind.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not apprehensible; unintelligible; inconceivable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not apprehensible or intelligible.
In the swirl of the Libby affair, one loses sight of the real offense, and it becomes almost inapprehensible what it is that Cheney/Libby/Rove got themselves into.
He seemed to be passing through the universe of ideas like a comet — erratic, inapprehensible, untraceable.
It was enough for him to understand that the world had forked along a path that was inapprehensible, alien, and opaque.
The modern commercial nation to which Ferguson belongs, as a British subject, a Highlander by birth but one born too late to claim to be the scion of an independent Scotland, in fact typifies a state in which the press of numbers and the extent of territory have begun to make the bonds of society inapprehensible.
The sounds of words are the most delicate, fleeting and inapprehensible things in nature. .
By reason of this last it was inapprehensible to him that there could be an objection to the sexes co-operating indiscriminately in work.
He seemed to be passing through the universe of ideas like a comet -- erratic, inapprehensible, untraceable.
The novelty of the avowal rendered what it carried with it inapprehensible by him in its entirety.
Nevertheless, allowing for all imagined possibilities, -- granting even the likelihood of some inapprehensible relation between all past and all future conditioned-being, -- the tremendous question remains: What signifies the whole of apparitional existence to the Unconditioned?
This hypothesis has not been lightly dismissed by him; and even while proving its inadequacy, he seems to intimate that it may represent imperfectly some truth yet inapprehensible by the human mind: --
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