Verbal Ability - One Word Substitutes - Discussion

Discussion :: One Word Substitutes - Section 1 (Q.No.2)

In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.


That which cannot be corrected

[A]. Unintelligible
[B]. Indelible
[C]. Illegible
[D]. Incorrigible

Answer: Option D


Incorrigible (Adjective): (of a person or their tendencies) Not able to be corrected, improved, or reformed.

Hema said: (Mar 11, 2011)  
Incapable of being corrected.

Xyz said: (Mar 17, 2011)  
Unintelligle means Impossible to understand

Indelible means remarks that cant be removed or corrected..

Illegible means not having clear view or to get the meaning regarding handwriting

Incorrigible means nnot easily changed...

So it seems Incorrigible is the correct answer !

Smiley said: (May 28, 2011)  
It is impossible to change his incorrigible attitude.

Bagya said: (Sep 19, 2011)  
Unintelligible means Impossible to understand.

Indelible means that can't be removed or corrected.

Illegible means unreadable.

Incorrigible means that cannot be corrected or improved.

Hence incorrigible will be the answer.

Saiteja said: (Mar 9, 2012)  
Corrigible means - capable of being corrected or set right.

Incorrigible - Impervious to correction by punishment.

Jaya said: (Dec 15, 2014)  
Indelible and incorrigible both having similar meanings then why not both?

Monu Singh said: (Dec 30, 2014)  
Not similar of indelible & incorrigible.

Samaira said: (Aug 10, 2015)  
Indelible is incapable of being canceled, delete, lost or forgotten.

Harish said: (Oct 4, 2015)  
A handwriting that cannot be read.

Komolroy said: (Dec 28, 2016)  

Not intelligible; not capable of being understood.

Prachi Gupta said: (Sep 20, 2017)  
How incorrigble be used in sentence making?

Anira said: (Dec 26, 2017)  
When we use incorrigible?

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