Adjective > Impractical

Adjective > Impractical

not practical: such as

a : not easy to do or use : not suitable for the situation

Little sports cars are impractical for large families.

an attractive but completely impractical pair of shoes (=shoes that look nice but are not comfortable for walking)

an impractical plan/solution

b of a person : not sensible : not able to deal with practical matters effectively

He was a dreamy and impractical young man.

impracticality /ɪmˌpræktɪˈkæləti/ noun, plural impracticalities


They adopted the plan despite all its impracticalities.


the impracticality of the plan

impractically /ɪmˈpræktɪkli/ adverb

an impractically large book