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noun as in dark

noun as in darkness

noun as in poker face

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Also, in contrast to bigger algorithms, whose inner workings are largely inscrutable, the algorithm’s simple architecture allows researchers to peer inside and audit its decision-making.

Death is paradoxically inscrutable yet unequivocal, but anger and fear are just squirrelly.

I’ve always had complex, inscrutable dreams, but the pandemic seems to be turning the dial up to 11, as if I’ve been microdosed in my sleep.

How the Queen feels about this remains one of the many secrets that she conceals behind her well-practiced inscrutability.

Every step toward inscrutability is a step away from accountability, or fond hopes like programming in friendliness toward humans.

Not only can this create a feeling of helplessness, it also lends drones an inscrutability that can feel threatening.

She prepares for her whirlwind, worldwide fashion week tour with inscrutability and perfectionism.

Then, for the first and only time, the black and white mask of Jimmy's inscrutability melted away.

In religious enterprises, we are apt to fall back on the sovereignty and inscrutability of God.

With a countenance whose inscrutability alone was a threat, Victor took out and conned the telegraph form.

Moreover, she was slightly staggered by the strength and inscrutability of his countenance, the repose of his bearing and manner.

To all his comments, heated and otherwise, Jack Pollock opposed the mountaineer's determined inscrutability.


On this page you'll find 162 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inscrutability, such as: concealment, denseness, seclusion, secrecy, and thickness.

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