unmendable

adjective
un·​mend·​able | \ ¦ən¦mendəbəl \

Definition of unmendable

: not capable of being mended

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First Known Use of unmendable

1584, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unmendable

un- entry 1 + mendable capable of being mended, from mend + -able

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The first known use of unmendable was in 1584

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“Unmendable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmendable. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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