unsupportable Definition

  • 1not able to be supported or sustained
  • 2not able to be justified or defended

Using unsupportable: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "unsupportable" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The weight of the evidence made his position unsupportable.

  • Example

    The company's financial situation was becoming increasingly unsupportable.

  • Example

    The argument put forward by the opposition was completely unsupportable.

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Summary: unsupportable in Brief

'Unsupportable' [ˌʌnsəˈpɔːtəbl] is an adjective that describes something that cannot be supported or sustained, or cannot be justified or defended. It is often used to describe a position, argument, or situation that is untenable, unsustainable, or indefensible. For example, 'The weight of the evidence made his position unsupportable.'

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