Examples of unable in a Sentence
I was unable to afford the trip.
He was unable to play tennis after the injury.
Recent Examples of unable from the Web
Chona’s ideal hat size is a 7, and Campeau has been unable to get a hold of one.
Lee, who is of Asian descent, had his eyes open, but the automated system was unable to recognize this.
Gaba estimates that nine million Americans get significant subsidies on the exchanges, and would therefore be unable to buy insurance once they’re taken away.
Dan Vega had been unable to find his 22-year-old brother or his brother’s girlfriend.
They have been completely flummoxed by him and unable to temper any aspect of his puerile, impetuous and unpredictable remarks.
Born in Mexico, Quiñonez came to the U.S. as a child after his mother died of cancer, having been unable to afford medical care; his father had passed away before that.
Two weeks later he was fired after circulating a petition about workers being unable to take breaks.
However, police have been unable to confirm whether Park's suspicion was correct.
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First Known Use of unable
UNABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unable for English Language Learners
: not able to do something
UNABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of unable for Students
: not able I am unable to attend.
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