Definition of unplayable
- a golf course rendered unplayable by heavy rains
- dealt an unplayable card
- music so complex as to be almost unplayable
- Service is my strong point at tennis. I am inaccurate, but vigorous, and occasionally send in a quite unplayable shot.
- —P. G. Wodehouse
- found the ball in an unplayable lie [=a position that does not allow a shot to be made]