unworkable


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un·work·a·ble

 (ŭn-wûr′kə-bəl)
adj.
Not workable, especially not capable of being put into practice successfully; not practicable: an unworkable scheme.

un·work′a·bil′i·ty, un·work′a·ble·ness n.
un·work′a·bly adv.

unworkable

(ʌnˈwɜːkəbəl)
adj
not practicable or feasible
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unworkable - not capable of being carried out or put into practiceunworkable - not capable of being carried out or put into practice; "refloating the sunken ship proved impracticable because of its fragility"; "a suggested reform that was unfeasible in the prevailing circumstances"
impossible - not capable of occurring or being accomplished or dealt with; "an impossible dream"; "an impossible situation"

unworkable

adjective impracticable, unfeasible, unachievable, impossible, out of the question, unattainable Washington is unhappy with the peace plan, which it views as unworkable.

unworkable

adjective
1. Not capable of happening or being done:
2. Incapable of being used or availed of to advantage:
Translations

unworkable

[ˈʌnˈwɜːkəbl] ADJ
1. [plan, suggestion] → impracticable, no viable
2. [mine] → inexplotable

unworkable

[ˌʌnˈwɜːrkəbəl] adj [plan, proposal, system, law] → impraticable

unworkable

adj scheme, ideaundurchführbar; lawnicht durchsetzbar; landnicht nutzbar; (Min) minenicht abbaubar

unworkable

[ʌnˈwɜːkəbl] adj (plan) → inattuabile
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