un·​fea·​si·​ble | \ ˌən-ˈfē-zə-bəl How to pronounce unfeasible (audio) \

Definition of unfeasible

: not capable of being done or carried out : not feasible an economically unfeasible plan

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Recent Examples on the Web It’s the kind of long-term planning that seemed unfeasible only a few years ago when the organization was on the brink of closure. New York Times, 19 Apr. 2022 In a large body of water, pesticides and chemicals, a traditional control source, are unfeasible. Lindsey Botts, The Arizona Republic, 25 Apr. 2022 Tao’s wife, Hong Peng, had booked his return trip to the United States, and, in the interest of thrift, had arranged an itinerary of almost unfeasible complexity. The New Yorker, 14 Mar. 2022 Any further sign of personal cooperation by Pence with a committee decried by Trump and House Republicans as a witch hunt would likely end what already looks like an unfeasible political balancing act. Stephen Collinson, CNN, 1 Feb. 2022 Because pesticide usage data is either not reported, or privately owned, and costs an unfeasible amount of money to access for single stakeholders. Brooke Roberts-islam, Forbes, 6 Dec. 2021 Notably, the coalition is seeking for the map to be rejected in time for the 2024 elections, determining doing so for the 2022 election cycle is unfeasible. cleveland, 23 Mar. 2022 Metro also determined that hand-measuring the spacing between wheels daily was unfeasible because of staff time and the precision of measuring tools required. Washington Post, 23 Mar. 2022 For the 2021-2022 season, the tournament had to be split up due to COVID-19 policies at the venue, which would have made the tournament unfeasible to hold at one location. oregonlive, 21 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unfeasible

1527, in the meaning defined above

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10 May 2022

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“Unfeasible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unfeasible. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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