What is another word for inarticulate?

323 synonyms found


[ ɪnɑːtˈɪkjʊlˌe͡ɪt], [ ɪnɑːtˈɪkjʊlˌe‍ɪt], [ ɪ_n_ɑː_t_ˈɪ_k_j_ʊ_l_ˌeɪ_t]

Inarticulate is a word that describes a person's inability to express their thoughts or feelings clearly or effectively. Synonyms for inarticulate include speechless, unintelligible, incoherent, incomprehensible, uncommunicative, verbose, rambling, and garbled. Speechless refers to someone who is unable to speak due to shock or surprise. Unintelligible suggests that someone's speech is difficult or impossible to understand. Incoherent implies a lack of clarity or logic in someone's speech. Incomprehensible suggests that someone's speech is not understandable due to the use of unfamiliar language or concepts. Uncommunicative refers to someone who is unwilling or unable to share their thoughts or feelings. Verbose describes someone who uses too many words. Rambling implies that someone's speech is long-winded and unfocused. Finally, garbled suggests that someone's speech is jumbled and difficult to understand.

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    What are the hypernyms for Inarticulate?

    A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

    What are the opposite words for inarticulate?

    Inarticulate refers to an inability to express oneself fluently or effectively verbally. Its antonyms are articulate, fluent, expressive, eloquent, and voluble. Articulate refers to the ability to express oneself fluently and coherently. Fluent means being able to speak or write with ease and flow. Expressive refers to the ability to convey one's thoughts and feelings clearly and effectively. Eloquent means being able to speak or write persuasively and effectively. And voluble refers to the ability to speak easily and often with great fluency. These antonyms highlight the importance of clear communication in expressing one's self effectively with language.

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    Usage examples for Inarticulate

    He gave a hoarse inarticulate cry.
    "Jane Oglander"
    Marie Belloc Lowndes
    The entire of the left side is attacked,-the face particularly,-and his utterance quite inarticulate.
    "The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
    Charles James Lever
    Val gave a little, inarticulate cry and shrank back against the wall before she could recover herself.
    "Lonesome Land"
    B. M. Bower

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