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It had cream leather seats and proved totally impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Hence it is impractical for businesses to begin widespread testing. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsHis designs may prove impractical for some farmers. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This makes such systems impractical for most small businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Doctors suggested the idea was probably impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Access to justice for many will become impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The idea of taking a day off seemed impractical at the time. Christianity Today (2000)That makes them impractical as well as ugly. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But competition does not work like that and the sheer number of creditors often makes such deals impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They think the towering shoes she was tottering around in look like golf clubs and would be totally impractical. The Sun (2009)They are full of impractical ideas. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In any case, the idea is as impractical as it is offensive. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And the manager's white shirt and tie is totally impractical working around food. The Sun (2008)And he used to make totally impractical suggestions, not least for the menu. Times, Sunday Times (2009)While you recognise the good intentions behind these, nobody seems to understand how impractical their ideas are. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A great idea but very impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2009)During that period many new ideas have been dreamed up that were tested, tried and quickly discarded as they proved to be impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's often difficult, expensive and impractical to go green in the office. Times, Sunday Times (2012)True, they're intriguing but seem impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In fact, some could seem impractical, if not a nuisance. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Continue to explore your options, including those that seem impractical or far-fetched. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The nature and tempo of military exercises, far less operations and warfare, make this entirely impractical. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It also noted that most legal internships are in London, which can seem impractical and too expensive to some students. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Conservation officers get the beasts to trample shacks on protected forest land in the Assam region, where hilly terrain makes bulldozers impractical. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'impractical'
British English: impractical /ɪmˈpræktɪkl/ ADJECTIVE
If an idea or course of action is impractical, it is not sensible or practical.
This small car would be totally impractical for my lifestyle: I've got four kids.
- American English: impractical
- Arabic: غَيْرُ عَمَلِيٌّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: impraticável
- Chinese: 不切实际的
- Croatian: nepraktičan
- Czech: nepraktický
- Danish: upraktisk
- Dutch: onpraktisch
- European Spanish: poco práctico
- Finnish: epäkäytännöllinen
- French: pas pratique
- German: unpraktisch
- Greek: ανεφάρμοστος
- Italian: irrealizzabile
- Japanese: 実際的でない
- Korean: 비실용적인
- Norwegian: upraktisk
- Polish: niepraktyczny
- European Portuguese: impraticável
- Romanian: nepotrivit
- Russian: непрактичный
- Spanish: poco práctico
- Swedish: opraktisk
- Thai: ที่ปฏิบัติไม่ได้
- Turkish: pratik olmayan
- Ukrainian: непрактичний
- Vietnamese: không thực tế
Definition of impractical from the Collins English Dictionary
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