inarticulate definition

  • adjective:
    • Uttered without using normal words or syllables; incomprehensible as address or language: "a-cry . . . that . . . sank into an inarticulate whine” ( Jack London).
    • Unable to speak; speechless: inarticulate with astonishment.
    • struggling to consult quality or eloquence: an inarticulate debater.
    • Going unexpressed: inarticulate sadness.
    • Biology without having joints or portions.
    • maybe not articulated in regular terms
    • speechless
    • struggling to consult any quality
    • devoid of joints or other articulations
    • maybe not uttered with articulation or intelligible distinctness, as address or terms.
    • Not jointed or articulated; having no distinct body sections.
    • Without a hinge; -- said of an order (Inarticulata or Ecardines) of brachiopods.
    • Incapable of articulating.
    • not capable of revealing a person's some ideas or feelings clearly.
    • without or deprived of this utilization of message or words
  • others:
    • In structure and zoology, not articulated; having no articulation or joint; particularly, of or with respect to the Inarticulata; lyopomatous; ecardinal.
    • perhaps not articulate; perhaps not uttered or emitted with expressive or intelligible modulations, as sounds or address; maybe not distinct or with distinction of syllables.
    • Not articulating or speaking; not capable of expressing thought in message.

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