Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That cannot be executed or carried out.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Incapable of being executed or performed; impracticable; infeasible.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not executable; incapable of being executed, performed, or enforced.

Etymologies

in- +‎ executable (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • All I got from them since the last election are agreeable dummies and stupid inexecutable ideas.

    fengh Diary Entry

  • Our troops might have perished of cold had the Continental System, and the absurd mass of inexecutable decrees relative to English merchandise, been observed.

    THE CAMPAIGNS OF NAPOLEON

  • Continental system and the absurd mass of inexecutable decrees relative to English merchandise been observed.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Collection of Memoirs of Napoleon

  • Oliver Cromwell's body hung on the Tyburn - gallows, as the type of Puritanism found futile, inexecutable, execrable, -- yes, that gallows-tree has been a fingerpost into very strange country indeed.

    Past and Present

  • Oliver Cromwell, whose body they hung on their Tyburn Gallows because he had found the Christian Religion inexecutable in this country, remains to me by far the remarkablest Governor we have had here for the last five centuries or so.

    Past and Present

  • Puritanism found futile, inexecutable, execrable, -- yes, that gallows-tree has been a fingerpost into very strange country indeed.

    Past and Present Thomas Carlyle's Collected Works, Vol. XIII.

  • Oliver Cromwell, whose body they hung on their Tyburn gallows because he had found the Christian Religion inexecutable in this country, remains to me by far the remarkablest Governor we have had here for the last five centuries or so.

    Past and Present Thomas Carlyle's Collected Works, Vol. XIII.

  • Oliver Cromwell's body hung on the Tyburn gallows, the type of Puritanism found futile, inexecutable, execrable.

    Past and Present Thomas Carlyle's Collected Works, Vol. XIII.

  • The King has accepted this Constitution, knowing beforehand that it will not serve: he studies it, and executes it in the hope mainly that it will be found inexecutable.

    The French Revolution

  • Better to adopt that Constitution of theirs; execute it so as to shew all men that it is inexecutable?

    The French Revolution

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