Definition of unobtainable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnəbˈteɪnəb(ə)l/


Not able to be obtained: the book was unobtainable in London so I wrote to the publisher
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  • You can whine all you want about the way men treat you (usually, like dirt), but it's the challenge of obtaining the unobtainable that thrills you.
  • Some things are just plain unobtainable: it's impossible, for example, to find blue fountain pen ink in the standard cartridges around here.
  • My mission was to explain this with baffling technical jargon and pie charts - mmmm, pies - while Stella's role was to talk money and promise unobtainable IT related happiness.

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