unlivable

adjective un·liv·able \ ˌən-ˈli-və-bəl \
Updated on: 15 Feb 2018

Definition of unlivable

: unable to be lived or unfit to live in, on, or with : not livable
  • unlivable tenements
  • … he devoted himself to making life unlivable for them.
  • —Jack London

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First Known Use of unlivable

1834


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