unactable

adjective
un·​act·​able | \ ˌən-ˈak-tə-bəl How to pronounce unactable (audio) \

Definition of unactable

: not capable of or suitable for being performed or portrayed : not actable Stanley Kubrick, the director, has said of Nicholson that he brings to a role the one unactable quality—great intelligence.— Ron Rosenbaum an unactable script/play

First Known Use of unactable

1810, in the meaning defined above

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“Unactable.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unactable. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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