Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Inconceivable

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Inconceivable

Not conceivable; incapable of being conceived by the mind; not explicable by the human intellect, or by any known principles or agencies; incomprehensible; as, it is inconceivable to us how the will acts in producing muscular motion. It is inconceivable to me that a spiritual substance should represent an extended figure. (Locke) Inconceivableness, Inconceivably, The inconceivableness of a quality existing without any subject to possess it. (a. Tucker)

Origin: Pref. In- not _ conceivable: cf. F. Inconcevable.