Definition of incoherent adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌɪnkəʊˈhɪərənt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnkoʊˈhɪrənt//
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  1. 1(of people) unable to express yourself clearly, often because of emotion She broke off, incoherent with anger. opposite coherent
  2. 2(of sounds) not clear and hard to understand synonym unintelligible Rachel whispered something incoherent.
  3. 3not logical or well organized an incoherent policy The present, incoherent system does need reform. The theory was outdated and incoherent.
  4. opposite coherent
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: incoherent