Definitions

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  • adj. That cannot be trained.

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Examples

  • "This whole thing about cats being untrainable is ingrained in society, and it's a myth," Shields says.

    Agility contests for cats? It's purr for the course

  • If you are at your wit's end with your "untrainable" dog, don't give up-there is hope!

    The Delphos Herald

  • Unemployment remained high throughout the New Deal years; business simply would not hire more people, especially the low skilled and supposedly "untrainable" men who had been unemployed for years and lost any job skill they once had.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Unemployment remained high throughout the New Deal years; business simply would not hire more people, especially the low skilled and supposedly "untrainable" men who had been unemployed for years and lost any job skill they once had. fiscal policy -- the government could provide the needed stimulus through the "multiplier" effect.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • In a recent interview Anne stated: "It really breaks my heart to see and hear of the countless thousands of dogs abandoned at shelters and labeled as 'untrainable'.

    WebWire | Recent Headlines

  • The US military deems anyone with an IQ below 80 to be untrainable.

    Matthew Yglesias » Jeb Bush Says We Could Learn From Swedish Schools

  • Nothing has changed in Iraq, the Iraq Army still cannot fight their own battles, they are untrainable, the American's had to step in and help them out in Sadar City.

    Obama camp uses McClellan book to attack McCain

  • This review of literature is not so insulting to older users as a set of guidelines published at Webcredible a few months ago titled Usability for older web users, which implied that anyone “older” was an untrainable dolt with no cognitive ability.

    Web Teacher › W3C: Web Accessibility for Older Users

  • Spurred by his hatred and anger, Spartacus brutally attacks another recruit, prompting Doctore to complain that Spartacus is untrainable.

    Upcoming Spartacus: Blood and Sand Episode for Friday, Jan. 29

  • Plus they were bred to hunt in packs so running a bunch of them together, not confining them safely and most important, having an ignorant and apparently untrainable owner is a disaster in the making.

    The Dark Side of Pet Love

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