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
Chelsea have been unable to make any new signings as a result, with several prospective targets reportedly put off a move by the lack of any managerial direction.
That is why so many only bloom on the top, where the moose were unable to reach.
Curbelo's office said it was not given a reason for the denial other than that an HHS staff member from Washington would be unable to make it to South Dade in time for his visit, even though Curbelo's office confirmed the Friday visit a week ago.
Opponents of the legislation also argued that the content recognition technologies would be unable to effectively make legal and cultural judgments.
The state government could close at midnight Sunday if Gov. Phil Murphy, a Democrat, and the leaders of the state legislature are unable to reach an agreement on the budget for next fiscal year.
Lawmakers cited several problems with AB375 during the hearings, but were unable to make any amendments without delaying the bill’s passage because of a state law requiring legislation to be in print for 72 hours before a vote.
Although her sister Tia Mowry-Hardrict, who recently welcomed a baby girl in May, was unable to make the trip to Northern California, the pair will be celebrating their birthday together in Los Angeles on July 6.
Both trials ended in a mistrial after juries were unable to reach a unanimous agreement.
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Definition of unable for English Language Learners
: not able to do something
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