Examples from the Web for unable
Those opposing same-sex marriage are on their heels, and increasingly unwilling or unable to make a stand against it.
But at this stage, he is either afraid or unable to get carried away by his thoughts.
Lee would stay up late, unable to sleep from the pains he had in his back.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In the name of protecting passengers, however, tourists in Las Vegas are unable to take advantage of this service.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?|Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He didn't want to be there exposed, unable to shift the focus when he felt like it.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As regards myself, assailed by all the Gandharvas, I fled before thy eyes, unable to rally our flying host.The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 2|Translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli
But hindered by the bonds that bound her, she was unable to follow with suppleness the motion of her mount.
Sometimes sums of money were left to be spent on providing bread for those who were unable to work.Cheshire|Charles E. Kelsey
He made himself appear so very old as to be unable to leave his lodge, and had his daughters to bring him food and wait on him.
The children began to cry, and unable to stand the sight any longer Joe withdrew.Joe The Hotel Boy|Horatio Alger Jr.