- capable of being attained.
Origin of attainable
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Examples from the Web for unattainable
Modern superheroes are too often modeled after the unattainable ideal.Guardians of the Galaxy’s Chris Pratt Is the Everydude Superhero
August 1, 2014
Barbie has always been most reviled for her unattainable beauty and oozing sexuality.Happy Bday Barbie! You're Over
March 9, 2014
For Madison Holleran, Kathy Ormsby, and Mary Wazeter, it was an easy commute from ambition to unattainable expectation.Are Female Long-Distance Runners More Prone To Suicidal Depression?
Emily de la Bruyere
February 3, 2014
Now Kerry has offered the Palestinians an unattainable electric car of peace.Kerry's Gas Field Plan Won't Make Palestine a Better Place
May 28, 2013
In addition, her job gave her access to a glamorous social scene that was previously unattainable.Bernie Madoff’s Secretary Keeps Apologizing in ‘In God We Trust’
April 28, 2013
The distant, the unattainable, is all I think or care about!
What shall be said of this beautiful woman, for whom men sigh as for the unattainable?The Bacillus of Beauty
Why should he battle and strive for an unattainable something as intangible as a dream?Thoroughbreds
W. A. Fraser
Their qualities are unattainable in modern times.be disguised.Modern Painters Volume I (of V)
I must even hanker and sigh after a something that is unattainable.The Trampling of the Lilies
- not achievable or accomplishablean unattainable goal
Word Origin and History for unattainable
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