nontransferable

adjective
non·​trans·​fer·​able | \ ˌnän-tran(t)s-ˈfər-ə-bəl How to pronounce nontransferable (audio) \
variants: or less commonly nontransferrable

Definition of nontransferable

: not capable of being transferred : not transferable a nontransferable license The tickets are nontransferable.

Other Words from nontransferable

nontransferability \ ˌnän-​(ˌ)tran(t)s-​ˌfər-​ə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce nontransferable (audio) \ noun
… the nontransferability of such rights from one owner to another. — Paul Bartels

Examples of nontransferable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web California remains one of just two states whose credits are largely nontransferable and nonrefundable. Winston Cho, The Hollywood Reporter, 19 Apr. 2022 The councilors want to grant up to 200 nontransferable all-alcohol licenses over a three-year period; all of them would be distributed in Dorchester, Mattapan, Roxbury, and Hyde Park. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 20 June 2022 California remains one of just two states whose credits are largely nontransferable and nonrefundable. Winston Cho, The Hollywood Reporter, 19 Apr. 2022 California remains one of just two states whose credits are largely nontransferable and nonrefundable. Winston Cho, The Hollywood Reporter, 19 Apr. 2022 California remains one of just two states whose credits are largely nontransferable and nonrefundable. Winston Cho, The Hollywood Reporter, 19 Apr. 2022 California remains one of just two states whose credits are largely nontransferable and nonrefundable. Winston Cho, The Hollywood Reporter, 19 Apr. 2022 California remains one of just two states whose credits are largely nontransferable and nonrefundable. Winston Cho, The Hollywood Reporter, 19 Apr. 2022 California remains one of just two states whose credits are largely nontransferable and nonrefundable. Winston Cho, The Hollywood Reporter, 19 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of nontransferable

1838, in the meaning defined above

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8 Jul 2022

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“Nontransferable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nontransferable. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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