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English definition of “inscrutable”


adjective     /ɪnˈskruː.tɪ.bl̩/ US  /-t̬ə-/
(especially of a person or their expression) not showing emotions or thoughts and therefore very difficult to understand or get to know: an inscrutable face/expression/smileNot showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions inscrutably     /-bli/ US  /-t̬ə-/ adverb She smiled inscrutably.Not showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions inscrutability     /ɪnˌskruː.tɪˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-t̬əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/ noun [U] Not showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions
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