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unable

Saltos de línea: un¦able
Pronunciación: /ʌnˈeɪb(ə)l
 
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Definición de unable en inglés:

adjetivo

[with infinitive]
Lacking the skill, means, or opportunity to do something: she was unable to conceal her surprise
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We have a government that is pathologically unable to say what it is actually about.
  • One problem that could occur is if property owners are unable to let out the house.
  • It concerns a boy desperate to obtain his mother's love, a love she is unable to give.
Sinónimos
not able, powerless, impotent, not up/equal to, at a loss, inadequate, ineffectual, incompetent, unfit, unfitted, unqualified;
literary impuissant

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