Examples of undrinkable in a Sentence
The water was undrinkable and had to be boiled.
Recent Examples of undrinkable from the Web
For the last 15 years, the inhabitants of Zagora have been buying drinking water because tap water is undrinkable.
Saltwater would intrude deeper into the Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley, rendering current water supplies undrinkable for more than 20 million Californians.
There’s no excuse for withholding full-throttle help for even a minute from a place where the water is undrinkable, the food supply is dwindling and the heat is stifling.
The risks remain: bodies still to be uncovered, undrinkable water, the first mold spores taking hold.
Cold food numbs the taste buds just a bit, dulling our sensitivity to subtle flavors — which is partially why cheap beer can taste perfectly acceptable chilled, but almost undrinkable warm.
Food was running low, and the water became undrinkable.
A bloom fed by farm runoff in western Lake Erie rendered Toledo's water supply undrinkable for several days in 2014, affecting roughly 500,000 people.
Tarte and those outside his home said eliminating the buffer could send lawn chemicals into the Catawba River and its lakes, making the water undrinkable and dangerous.
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