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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Incapable of being occupied or lived in.

Usage examples (18)
  • The coarse and harsh German soap effectively rendered my hair untenantable.
  • An attempt to burn Miss Crandall's house followed, and on the night of Sept. 9, 1834, it was made untenantable under the assaults of a mob.
  • After some time this hospital being very open, became untenantable, and in February was closed, and Miss Mitchell was transferred to Union Hotel
  • The consular house was soon crammed with dirty Jews, whose vermin and filth rendered the house untenantable, until it had undergone a thorough repair and cleansing. for more
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