Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary entries. Click on the T button in an entry to review the synonyms and related words for that meaning.more
Some of the children were unable to read or write.
Many teenagers feel unable to talk to their parents about their problems.
He was quite unable to control his emotions.
The security forces are either unwilling or unable to spend more money.
This is the British English definition of unable. View American English definition of unable.