What does the word impracticable mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Impracticably.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • IMPRACTICABILITY, IMPRACTICABLENESS.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • That can not reasonably or profitably be done; not feasible; intractable.

Usage examples for impracticable

  1. I thought of you at the time, Steve; how such a life might restore your health; but it seemed so impossible, so impracticable, that I soon forgot about it. – A Breath of Prairie and other stories by Will Lillibridge
  2. He resigned his office immediately after the election and retired to private life at an age and under circumstances which made it impracticable for him to re- enter the bar with success, but with the consolation of knowing that he had acted right. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
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