unrideable

adjective
un·ride·able | \ ˌən-ˈrī-də-bəl \
variants: or less commonly unridable

Definition of unrideable 

: unable to be ridden : not rideable unrideable waves an unrideable horse

Examples of unrideable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

In fact, a full 30 percent of bikes had multiple issues or were deemed unrideable. Alissa Walker, Curbed, "Can dockless and station-based bike-share programs coexist?," 30 May 2018 The horse, whose name is also Dave, turned out to be unrideable; eventually, O’Brien and his wife decided to donate him to a facility where students practice massage on him. Laura Bradley, HWD, "David Letterman Rips Jimmy Fallon (Again) During His Kimmel Appearance," 18 Oct. 2017 The horse, whose name is also Dave, turned out to be unrideable; eventually, O’Brien and his wife decided to donate him to a facility where students practice massage on him. Laura Bradley, vanityfair.com, "David Letterman Rips Jimmy Fallon (Again) During His Kimmel Appearance," 18 Oct. 2017 The horse, whose name is also Dave, turned out to be unrideable Laura Bradley, HWD, "David Letterman Rips Jimmy Fallon (Again) During His Kimmel Appearance," 18 Oct. 2017 The horse, whose name is also Dave, turned out to be unrideable Laura Bradley, vanityfair.com, "David Letterman Rips Jimmy Fallon (Again) During His Kimmel Appearance," 18 Oct. 2017

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'unrideable.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of unrideable

1827, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about unrideable

Share unrideable

Dictionary Entries near unrideable

unridden

unriddle

unriddler

unrideable

unrifled

unrig

unright

Statistics for unrideable

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for unrideable

The first known use of unrideable was in 1827

See more words from the same year

Comments on unrideable

What made you want to look up unrideable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

occurring twice a year or every two years

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!