unapproachable

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adjective un·ap·proach·able \ˌən-ə-ˈprō-chə-bəl\

Definition of unapproachable

  1. 1 :  not approachable :  physically inaccessible

  2. 2 :  discouraging intimacies :  reserved

unapproachability

play \ˌən-ə-ˌprō-chə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

unapproachably

play \ˌən-ə-ˈprō-chə-blē\ adverb

Examples of unapproachable in a Sentence

  1. a cold and unapproachable person

  2. a nearly unapproachable fortress in the mountains

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First Known Use of unapproachable

1581


UNAPPROACHABLE Defined for English Language Learners

unapproachable

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adjective

Definition of unapproachable for English Language Learners

  • : not easy to talk to or deal with : having an unfriendly manner : not approachable



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