unplayable


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unplayable

(ʌnˈpleɪəbəl)
adj
1. not able to be played: an almost unplayable ball.
2. not able to be played on: unplayable pitches.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unplayable - not capable of or suitable for being played or played onunplayable - not capable of or suitable for being played or played on; "the golf ball was in an unplayable lie"; "the field was unplayable"; "some music seems almost unplayable"
playable - capable of or suitable for being played or played on; "a playable lie in golf"; "the baseball fan reached out and caught a foul that was judged playable"; "the ball field was playable"; "harpsichord music is readily playable"- P.H.Lang
Translations

unplayable

[ˈʌnˈpleɪəbl] ADJ [pitch] → en condiciones tan malas que está inservible

unplayable

adjunspielbar; pitchunbespielbar; the ball was in an unplayable positionder Ball war nicht spielbar
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RUSSELL KNOX reckons Tour chiefs goofed as 25mph gusts brought Castle Stuart to the brink of being unplayable.
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However, when he's in that kind of form he's pretty much unplayable so it's just nice to have him playing for us.
The Junior outfit have been left hundreds out of pocket after travelling 260 miles to Caithness only for the referee to rule the pitch unplayable.
Conditions were so bad on the 14th fairway that that part of the hole was deemed unplayable and it was reduced from a 406-yard par four to a 104-yard par three.
Hope we beat Tottenham this weekend #nufc @RachelG4L Who would ever have thought Obertan and the word unplayable would ever be used in the same sentence
Meanwhile Eddi Thornton, greens convener of the Perth Artisans Golf Club, said that the iconic course is totally unplayable, adding that he has been playing the course for 40 years and he has never seen it in such a mess.
Torrential rain and a hailstorm in the countdown to kick-off made York City's pitch unplayable.
The pitch was deemed unplayable after a 9:30am inspection and was reversed to Cardiff Met on their new 3G surface in Cyncoed.