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1. unmanageable

adjective. ['ənˈmænɪdʒəbəl'] difficult to solve or alleviate.

Synonyms

  • intractable

Antonyms

  • good
  • docile

Etymology

  • manageable (English)
  • -able (English)
  • un- (English)
  • on- (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Unmanageable

  • able
  • abominable
  • acceptable
  • acceptable
  • accessible
  • accountable
  • accountable
  • achievable
  • acknowledgeable
  • acknowledgeable
  • actionable
  • adaptable
  • addressable
  • adjustable
  • admirable
  • admirable
  • admissible
  • adoptable
  • adorable
  • advisable

Example sentences of the word unmanageable


1. Adjective
The least bit of moisture in the air and your hair becomes unmanageable.

Quotes containing the word unmanageable


1. The tragedy of preparedness has scarcely been handled, save by the Greeks. Life is indeed dangerous, but not in the way morality would have us believe. It is indeed unmanageable, but the essence of it is not a battle. It is unmanageable because it is a romance, and its essence is romantic beauty.
- E.M. Forster, Howards End

2. Sometimes pain is so unmanageable that the idea of spending another day with it seems impossible. Other times pain acts as a compass to help you get through the messier tunnels of growing up. But the pain can only help you find happiness if you can remember it.
- Adam Silvera, More Happy Than Not

2. unmanageable

adjective. ['ənˈmænɪdʒəbəl'] difficult to use or handle or manage because of size or weight or shape.

Synonyms

  • ungainly
  • cumbrous
  • unwieldy
  • cumbersome
  • bunglesome
  • awkward

Antonyms

  • disobedience
  • subordinate
  • tame
  • intractability

Etymology

  • manageable (English)
  • -able (English)
  • un- (English)
  • on- (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. unmanageable

adjective. ['ənˈmænɪdʒəbəl'] incapable of being controlled or managed.

Synonyms

  • uncorrectable
  • incorrigible

Antonyms

  • easy
  • ease
  • effortless

Etymology

  • manageable (English)
  • -able (English)
  • un- (English)
  • on- (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. unmanageable

adjective. ['ənˈmænɪdʒəbəl'] hard to control.

Synonyms

  • ungovernable
  • disobedient
  • uncheckable
  • intractable
  • noncompliant
  • unruly
  • defiant
  • uncontrollable
  • indocile

Antonyms

  • compliant
  • manageable
  • obedient
  • undemanding

Etymology

  • manageable (English)
  • -able (English)
  • un- (English)
  • on- (Middle English (1100-1500))
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