nonreturnable

adjective
non·​re·​turn·​able | \ ˌnän-ri-ˈtər-nə-bəl How to pronounce nonreturnable (audio) \

Definition of nonreturnable

: not returnable specifically : not returnable to a dealer in exchange for a deposit nonreturnable bottles

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nonreturnable noun

Examples of nonreturnable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web All of our shiny-shiny will turn your skin the most magnificent shade of turquoise and is nonreturnable. Lauren Spinabelli, The New Yorker, "Welcome to Our Boutique, Where Nothing Is Called by Its Real Name," 10 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of nonreturnable

1885, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonreturnable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonreturnable. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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nonreturnable

adjective
How to pronounce nonreturnable (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of nonreturnable

: not allowed to be returned to a store for money or something of similar value
: not to be returned

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