What does untenable mean?

Definitions for untenableʌnˈtɛn ə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indefensible, untenable(adj)

    (of theories etc) incapable of being defended or justified

Wiktionary

  1. untenable(Adjective)

    Not able to be held, as of an opinion or position; unholdable, indefensible.

    The theory of cold fusion was untenable.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Untenable

    un-ten′a-bl, adj. not tenable, not defensible.—ns. Untenabil′ity, Unten′ableness.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of untenable in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of untenable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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