unadaptable


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unadaptable

(ˌʌnəˈdæptəbəl)
adj
1. not having the ability to change or be changed in accordance with altered circumstances
2. not having the ability to be altered to suit a different purpose
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unadaptable - not adaptableunadaptable - not adaptable        
adaptable - capable of adapting (of becoming or being made suitable) to a particular situation or use; "to succeed one must be adaptable"; "the frame was adaptable to cloth bolts of different widths"
Translations

unadaptable

[ˈʌnəˈdæptəbl] ADJinadaptable

unadaptable

adjnicht anpassungsfähig, nicht flexibel; to be unadaptable to somethingsich an etw (acc)nicht anpassen können
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The filmmaker, who won acclaim for the film 'Selma' and the documentary '13th,' was told that 'A Wrinkle in Time' is unadaptable because of its enormous scope and complex themes.
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Little more than a month later, Lieutenant-General Frederick "Boy" Browning wrote an extremely critical letter of Sosabowski to Lieutenant-General Sir Ronald Weeks, deputy chief of the Imperial General Staff, accusing the Pole of being unadaptable, argumentative and "loath to play his full part in the operation unless everything was done for him and his Brigade," according to the British Public Record Office, 2nd Army Intelligence papers.
The French Revolution is an example of the results of conflict between unadaptable 'chieftaincies' and the state government.
I see now that this has been a story of the West, after ad--Tom and Gatsby, Daisy and Jordan and I, were ad Westerners, and perhaps we possessed some deficiency in common which made us subtly unadaptable to Eastern life.
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