Incoherence


Incoherence
(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Want of adhesion, nonadhesion, immiscibility.
<- N
PARAG:Incoherence->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nonadhesion
nonadhesion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ immiscibility
immiscibility
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ incoherence
incoherence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ looseness
looseness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ laxity
laxity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ relaxation
relaxation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ loosening
loosening
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ freedom
freedom
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disjunction
disjunction
&c. 44
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rope of sand
rope of sand
PARAG:Incoherence->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make loose
make loose
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ loosen
loosen
slacken
relax
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ unglue
unglue
&c. 46
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ detach
detach
&c.(disjoin) 44
PARAG:Incoherence->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ nonadhesive
nonadhesive
immiscible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ incoherent
incoherent
detached
loose
baggy
slack
lax
relaxed
flapping
streaming
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ disheveled
disheveled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ segregated
segregated
like grains of sand unconsolidated
&c. 231
uncombined
&c. 48
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ noncohesive
noncohesive

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