- unenforceable UK US /ˌʌnɪnˈfɔːsəbl̩/ US /-ˈfɔːr-/ adjective► LAW an unenforceable law or system cannot be accepted as legal in a court of law: »
Sections of the amendment are unenforceable under federal law.► that people cannot be made to obey, or that cannot be made to work effectively: »
The proposed reforms are so complex that they will be virtually unenforceable in practice.
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unenforceable — un·en·force·able /ˌən in fȯr sə bəl/ adj: not enforceable in a court un·en·force·abil·i·ty / ˌfȯr sə bi lə tē/ n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 … Law dictionary
unenforceable — [spelling only] … English World dictionary
Unenforceable — An unenforceable contract or transaction is one that is valid, but which the court will not enforce. Unenforceable is usually used in contradistinction to void (or void ab initio ) and voidable. If the parties perform the agreement, it will be… … Wikipedia
unenforceable — adjective not enforceable; not capable of being brought about by compulsion an unenforceable law unenforceable reforms • Ant: ↑enforceable … Useful english dictionary
unenforceable — adj. Unenforceable is used with these nouns: ↑contract … Collocations dictionary
unenforceable — adj. * * * … Universalium
unenforceable — adjective Resistant to enforcement. Ant: enforceable … Wiktionary
unenforceable — adj. not enforceable, not capable of being enforced … English contemporary dictionary
unenforceable — adjective (especially of an obligation or law) impossible to enforce … English new terms dictionary
unenforceable — un·enforceable … English syllables