Definitions of incoherence

  1. Looseness; want of connection. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. Want of coherence or connection: looseness of parts: want of connection: incongruity. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. Want of coherence or connexion. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. Want of connection. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for incoherence

  1. All that afternoon on which his daughter returned to Ivy Cliff he moved about in a bewildered way, and by his questions and remarks showed an incoherence of thought that filled the heart of Irene with alarm. – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur
  2. Dixon recognized her when she came, but he soon lapsed again into his dreamy state of incoherence and that which made him lose his grip on his reason was again the terror of having to face the world as the captain of the lost Grandhaven. – Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories by Henry Seton Merriman