AskDefine | Define impractical

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impractical adj
1 not practical; not workable or not given to practical matters; "refloating the ship proved impractical because of the expense"; "he is intelligent but too impractical for commercial work" [ant: practical]
2 not practical or realizable; speculative; "airy theories about socioeconomic improvement"; "visionary schemes for getting rich" [syn: airy, visionary, Laputan]

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Etymology

From im- + practical

Adjective

  1. Not practical; impracticable.

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