not economic; not profitable
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How to use uneconomic in a sentence
Cheap gas has also rendered government-preferred energy sources like solar even more uneconomic than they were beforehand.
This is only possible at the most uneconomic position of the valve as regards cut off.
Put out at a time when money was scarce, the loan would have been unpatriotic and uneconomic.The War After the War | Isaac Frederick Marcosson
Ugliness is the aesthetic, or theoretical aspect of sin; in its practical aspect sin is uneconomic, un-moral.Beauty and the Beast | Stewart A. McDowall
My grandfather had, I have heard, a theory that small holdings of land were uneconomic.The Red Hand of Ulster | George A. Birmingham
Announcements of this kind may be classified, it seems to me, as economic, uneconomic and illegitimate.A Librarian's Open Shelf | Arthur E. Bostwick