Definition of impractical
impracticalityplay \(ˌ)im-ˌprak-ti-ˈka-lə-tē\ noun
impracticallyplay \(ˌ)im-ˈprak-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
Examples of impractical in a sentence
Little sports cars are impractical for large families.
He was a dreamy and impractical young man.
First Known Use of impractical
IMPRACTICAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of impractical for English Language Learners
: not easy to do or use : not suitable for the situation
of a person : not sensible : not able to deal with practical matters effectively
IMPRACTICAL Defined for Kids
Definition of impractical for Students
1 : not suitable for a situation : not practical <Small cars are impractical for large families.>
2 : not capable of dealing sensibly with matters that require action <an impractical dreamer>
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