Example sentences for: inscrutable

How can you use “inscrutable” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A show back then at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute might have displayed a tired ecclesiastical vestment from 17 th -century Spain or a stiffly embroidered linen nightcap looking inert and inscrutable.

  • It's the inscrutable wisdom of the market.

  • Overlay both of these religions with a strong dose of animism, and you have a thoroughly inscrutable religious milieu in which Hindus and Buddhists worship at the same temples, and rocks, trees, and waterfalls take on mystical importance.

  • To most foreigners, this unique art form is likely to be inscrutable at first exposure, but everyone can appreciate the spectacle and the elaborate, glittering costumes.

  • Just signing on to check my e-mail gives me the impression I might be inadvertently launching a nuclear missile: "Dialing", "Communicating at 28,800 bauds," "Starting PPP," "Authenticating," all of this ending up in an inscrutable "Status" box with graphs and blinking lights and various pronouncements whose urgent meanings no human could ever know.


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