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impractical

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adjective im·prac·ti·cal \(ˌ)im-ˈprak-ti-kəl\

Simple Definition of impractical

  • : not easy to do or use : not suitable for the situation

  • of a person : not sensible : not able to deal with practical matters effectively

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of impractical

  1. :  not practical: as a :  not wise to put into or keep in practice or effect b :  incapable of dealing sensibly or prudently with practical matters c :  impracticable d :  idealistic

impracticality

play \-ˌprak-ti-ˈka-lə-tē\ noun

impractically

play \-ˈprak-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of impractical in a sentence

  1. Little sports cars are impractical for large families.

  2. He was a dreamy and impractical young man.



1865

First Known Use of impractical

1865

Rhymes with impractical


IMPRACTICAL Defined for Kids

impractical

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adjective im·prac·ti·cal \im-ˈprak-ti-kəl\

Definition of impractical for Students

  1. 1 :  not suitable for a situation :  not practical <Small cars are impractical for large families.>

  2. 2 :  not capable of dealing sensibly with matters that require action <an impractical dreamer>





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