What is another word for unserviceably?

10 synonyms found


[ ʌnsˈɜːvɪsəblɪ], [ ʌnsˈɜːvɪsəblɪ], [ ʌ_n_s_ˈɜː_v_ɪ_s_ə_b_l_ɪ]

Unserviceable is an adjective used to describe something that cannot be repaired and is no longer functional or useful. There are several synonyms for this term, including unusable, inoperable, non-functional, broken-down, and worthless. These words all convey the idea of something that can no longer be used for its intended purpose. Other synonyms include ineffective, inefficient, and impractical, which suggest that although the item may still technically work, it is not suitable or practical for use. Regardless of which synonym is used, the overall sense is of an object or system that is malfunctioning or unable to perform as expected.

Related words: unserviceable, unserviceable product, unserviceable goods, unserviceable car, unserviceable blood alcohol

Related questions:

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    How to use "Unserviceably" in context?

    I first encountered "unserviceably" in a sentence when I was reading one of my students' papers. The student used the word to describe how their computer serial port was not working. The serial port is a built-in device on some computers that allows you to connect and communicate with other computers. I found the word to be descriptive and helpful in understanding the student's paper. I have since come across the word in other contexts and have found it to be a useful and descriptive term.

    In general, "unserviceably" means that something is not working or is in a state that makes it difficult to use.

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