uncomprehensive

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ comprehensive

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌʌnkɒmpɹəˈhɛnsɪv/
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Adjective[edit]

uncomprehensive (comparative more uncomprehensive, superlative most uncomprehensive)

  1. (archaic) Unable to comprehend.
    • 1692–1717, Robert South, Twelve Sermons Preached upon Several Occasions, volume (please specify |volume=I to VI), 6th edition, London: [] J[ames] Bettenham, for Jonah Bowyer, [], published 1727, OCLC 21766567:
      narrow-spirited, uncomprehensive zealots
  2. (obsolete) incomprehensible