from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Not feasible; impracticable.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Not feasible.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not capable of being done or accomplished; impracticable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not feasible; incapable of accomplishment; impracticable.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not capable of being carried out or put into practice
On the contrary, this announcement should encourage the non–Annex I "developing" countries, which have been insisting on a second commitment period, to begin to accept the reality that with the United States, Japan, Russia, and now Canada on record as not endorsing a second commitment period for the Kyoto Protocol, it is infeasible for the European Union to go it alone.
Throw a couple errors into the mix and a dictionary attack on a string of characters with no breaks becomes computationally infeasible.
Sometimes even the most thought out idea may look like crakpot now or infeasible.
It is not unreasonable to routinely observe the outside movements of one suspect, yet it could very well be unreasonable to routinely observe the outside movements of a very large number of people (a historically infeasible practice which technology has made more feasible).
Daron and James argue that this alternative is infeasible because of a time consistency problem.
It is absurd to think that the State/City Council/WSDOT, et al would even think of building a new bridge that was infeasible to put light rail on.
He would also be well within the law to declare that the EPA's rules are technologically infeasible.
Slowing down energy consumption is economically and politically infeasible.
These woes are combined with a fiscal crisis that makes any major new spending initiatives politically infeasible and economically suspect.
In terms of wonk-approved politically-infeasible tax measures, it seems to me that this kind of thing is where all the action is.
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