unresolvable


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unresolvable

(ˌʌnrɪˈzɒlvəbəl)
adj
1. not able to be resolved or brought to a satisfactory resolution
2. not able to be solved
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unresolvable - not easily solvedunresolvable - not easily solved; "an apparantly insolvable problem"; "public finance...had long presented problems unsolvable or at least unsolved"- C.L.Jones
insoluble - admitting of no solution or explanation; "an insoluble doubt"
2.unresolvable - not capable of being resolvedunresolvable - not capable of being resolved; "unresolvable confusion"
inextricable - not permitting extrication; incapable of being disentangled or untied; "an inextricable knot"; "inextricable unity"
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The problem of longitude - the co-ordinate that specifies an east-west axis position on the Earth's surface - proved unresolvable until the invention of accurate clocks.
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Many of these governance issues might turn out to be unresolvable and thus might keep us from attempting this kind of fix in the first place.
He deserves the highest commendation for his diligence in gathering these materials, demonstrating how they might be applied in existing arguments to offer insights on otherwise unresolvable issues, and making his database available to the broader public on his personal website and that of the publisher.
Another problem, he said, is if, as in his case, an unresolvable issue arises after a few sessions, the clients may be reluctant to stop the collaborative process--because of the time and money they've already invested--and go to litigation.
It takes away from never-ending unresolvable debate of active versus passive," Mitchell said.
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Staging a contest in November may prove no more than a sticking plaster on a gangrenous, gaping national wound when the economic turmoil and unprecedented political disorder of ejecting Britain from Europe is essentially unresolvable.
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They were the tears of a decent man involved in an impossible, unresolvable situation.