unattainable


unattainable
adj.
Unattainable is used with these nouns: ↑goal, ↑ideal

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • unattainable — I adjective impossible, impracticable, impractical, inaccessible, infeasible, insuperable, insurmountable, out of reach, out of the question, unachievable, unacquirable, unapproachable, unavailable, unfeasible, ungettable, unobtainable,… …   Law dictionary

  • unattainable — (adj.) 1660s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + ATTAINABLE (Cf. attainable) …   Etymology dictionary

  • unattainable — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not able to be reached or achieved. DERIVATIVES unattainably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • unattainable — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unattainable — [[t]ʌ̱nəte͟ɪnəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you say that something is unattainable, you mean that it cannot be achieved or is not available. There are those who argue that true independent advice is unattainable. ...an unattainable dream …   English dictionary

  • unattainable — un|at|tain|a|ble [ˌʌnəˈteınəbəl] adj impossible to achieve ▪ A military victory is unattainable. unattainable ideal/dream/goal etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unattainable — adjective impossible to achieve: an unattainable goal …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • unattainable — adj.; unattainableness, n.; unattainably, adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • unattainable — adjective Impossible to attain or reach; inaccessible, unobtainable or unapproachable; unable to accomplish; beyond limit …   Wiktionary

  • unattainable — Synonyms and related words: beyond one, beyond reach, closed forever to, closed to, impenetrable, impervious, impracticable, impractical, inaccessible, infeasible, inoperable, insuperable, insurmountable, lost to, out of reach, too much for, un… …   Moby Thesaurus


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