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adjective un·able \ˌən-ˈā-bəl\

Examples of unable in a Sentence

  1. I was unable to afford the trip.

  2. He was unable to play tennis after the injury.

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14th Century

First Known Use of unable

14th century


UNABLE Defined for English Language Learners

unable

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adjective un·able \ˌən-ˈā-bəl\

Definition of unable for English Language Learners

  • : not able to do something


UNABLE Defined for Kids

unable

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adjective un·able \ˌən-ˈā-bəl\

Definition of unable for Students

  1. :  not able I am unable to attend.



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