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unable

adjective uk   /ʌnˈeɪ.bl̩/ us  
be unable to do sth
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B1 to not be able to do something: We were unable to contact him at the time.
Translations of “unable”
in Spanish incapaz…
in French incapable de…
in German außerstande…
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