unwinnable

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adjective un·win·na·ble \ˌən-ˈwi-nə-bəl\

Definition of unwinnable

  1. :  incapable of being won an unwinnable struggle; also :  impregnable an unwinnable fortress

Circa 1540

First Known Use of unwinnable

circa 1540


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