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insolvable Line breaks: in|solv|able
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈsɒlvəb(ə)l/

Definition of insolvable in English:


Rare term for insoluble (sense 1).
Example sentences
  • Oh well, just because a problem is insolvable doesn't mean the federal government can't throw hundreds of billions of dollars at it.
  • Of all his attributes, I am most impressed by his constant striving to help patients with seemingly insolvable problems, achieving successes despite considerable odds.
  • I was persuaded that I had been spared an insolvable difficulty by declining to accept his gracious but unilateral appointment.

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