What does unworkable mean?

Definitions for unworkable

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impracticable, infeasible, unfeasible, unworkable(adj)

    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"


  1. unworkable(Adjective)

    not workable or operable; not practical; unmanageable


  1. Unworkable

    Unworkable is a BSD-licensed BitTorrent implementation written by Niall O'Higgins. Goals of this project include efficiency, simplicity and high code quality. Unworkable is single threaded and asynchronous, written in ANSI C using libevent and mmap() for performance.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unworkable in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unworkable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jacob Parker:

    'Secure and controllable' policies are unworkable for global industry.

  2. Orrin Hatch:

    By admitting they have no contingency plan to assist the millions that may lose subsidies, the administration confirms how the misguided law is unworkable for the American people.

  3. John McCain:

    General, that's immoral. It's not only unworkable, it's immoral, i do not know how you recruit young people to fight and ... we don't have a policy yet whether we're going to protect them or not.

  4. John Hall:

    Every law can be improved, and Dodd-Frank is no exception. Sometimes there are drafting errors. Sometimes a good idea in theory turns out to be unworkable after a closer look in the light of day.

  5. Ted Lieu:

    It is completely technologically unworkable for individual states to mandate different encryption standards in consumer products, apple can't make a different smartphone for California and New York and the rest of the country.

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