unpayable

adjective

un·​payable
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1
: not capable of being paid
2
: not capable of being profitably worked
unpayable ore deposits

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1500, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of unpayable was circa 1500

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“Unpayable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpayable. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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