Adjective "unreturnable" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


Allowing no return.
    That cannot be returned.


      1. that may be returned: returnable merchandise.

      2. requiring a return, as a writ to the court from which it is issued. noun

      3. a beverage bottle or can that can be returned when empty for refund of a deposit.

      More examples(as adjective)

      "backhands can be unreturnable."

      "smashs can be unreturnable."

      "serves can be unreturnable."


      (returnable)Early 16th century; earliest use found in Gavin Douglas (c1476–1522), poet and bishop of Dunkeld. From un- + returnable, in sense 1 originally after classical Latin irremeābilis irremeable.