untenable Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"untenable" in British English

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untenableadjective

uk   us   /ʌnˈten.ə.bl̩/ formal
If a ​theory or ​argument is untenable, it cannot be ​supported or ​defended against ​criticism. An untenable ​situation cannot ​continue as it is: If three ​people in four no ​longersupport the ​government, isn't this an untenable ​situation?
(Definition of untenable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"untenable" in American English

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untenableadjective

 us   /ʌnˈten·ə·bəl/
not ​able to be ​supported or ​defended against ​criticism, or no ​longerable to ​continue: The ​position of the ​players’ ​union has ​become untenable.
(Definition of untenable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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