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undefendable Line breaks: un|defend|able
Pronunciation: /ʌndɪˈfɛndəb(ə)l/

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Definition of undefendable in English:


1Not justifiable by argument: his views are undefendable
More example sentences
  • The reaction of the minister is to justify their undefendable actions under the guise of policy matters.
  • Shame on you trying to defend an undefendable criminal regime!
  • Still you can't defend what is undefendable.
2Not able to be protected against attack: this border is undefendable
More example sentences
  • Never let your opponent saddle you with tripled pawns - it's a position that is very nearly undefendable.
  • In reality, the 'Atlantic' powers have arrived at the conclusion that Western Europe is 'undefendable'.
  • Furthermore, Canada is a large, mostly unpopulated landmass that is virtually undefendable.

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