Inscrutable and Weird


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Inscrutable adjective – Having an often intentionally veiled or uncertain meaning.
Usage example: ancient oracles typically uttered inscrutable prophecies that could be interpreted almost any way one chose

Weird and inscrutable are semantically related In some cases you can use "Weird" instead an adjective "Inscrutable".
Nearby Word: inscrutability
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Weird adjective – Fearfully and mysteriously strange or fantastic.
Usage example: weird sounds from the woods just beyond our campsite

Inscrutable and weird are semantically related in odd topic. Sometimes you can use "Inscrutable" instead an adjective "Weird".
Nearby Words: weirdo, weirdly, weirding, weirded
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Things that words describes

relationship inscrutable relationship weird relationship
reason inscrutable reason weird reason
sort inscrutable sort weird sort
way inscrutable way weird way
Other nouns: face, game, accent, powers, creatures.

Both words in one sentence

  • Comic Strip / Calvin and Hobbes Calvin: I must obey the inscrutable exhortations of my soul.Hobbes: Ah, but of course.Calvin: My mandate also includes weird bugs.
  • Wild Card The Living Words aka Story in Roommates also fits with his/her treacherous deals, technically not lies, weird morality and inscrutable goals.
    Source: Wild Card
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Weird or Inscrutable. 2016. Accessed January 23, 2021.

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