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Meaning of "uneconomical" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UNECONOMICAL

uneconomical  [ˌʌniːkəˈnɒmɪkəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UNECONOMICAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Uneconomical is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES UNECONOMICAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of uneconomical in the English dictionary

The definition of uneconomical in the dictionary is not economical; wasteful.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UNECONOMICAL


agronomical
ˌæɡrəˈnɒmɪkəl
anatomical
ˌænəˈtɒmɪkəl
antinomical
ˌæntɪˈnɒmɪkəl
astronomical
ˌæstrəˈnɒmɪkəl
atomical
əˈtɒmɪkəl
autonomical
ˌɔːtəˈnɒmɪkəl
comical
ˈkɒmɪkəl
economical
ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪkəl
gastronomical
ˌɡæstrəˈnɒmɪkəl
heroicomical
hɪˈrəʊɪˌkɒmɪkəl
loxodromical
ˌlɒksəˈdrɒmɪkəl
metronomical
ˌmetrəˈnɒmɪkəl
microanatomical
ˌmaɪkrəʊˌænəˈtɒmɪkəl
neuroanatomical
ˌnjʊərəʊˌænəˈtɒmɪkəl
nonastronomical
ˌnɒnˌæstrəˈnɒmɪkəl
palindromical
ˌpælɪnˈdrɒmɪkəl
physiognomical
ˌfɪzɪəˈnɒmɪkəl
seriocomical
ˌsɪərɪəʊˈkɒmɪkəl
taphonomical
ˌtæfəˈnɒmɪkəl
taxonomical
ˌtæksəˈnɒmɪkəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UNECONOMICAL

uneasiness
uneasy
uneatable
uneatableness
uneaten
uneath
uneccentric
uneclipsed
unecological
uneconomic
unedge
unedifying
unedited
uneducable
uneducated
UNEF
uneffaced
uneffected
unelaborate
unelated

WORDS THAT END LIKE UNECONOMICAL

academical
agrochemical
alchemical
biochemical
biogeochemical
chemical
clinical
cytochemical
dynamical
electrochemical
geochemical
histochemical
neurochemical
petrochemical
photochemical
physicochemical
phytochemical
radiochemical
rhythmical
stereochemical
thermodynamical

Synonyms and antonyms of uneconomical in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «uneconomical» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UNECONOMICAL

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The translations of uneconomical from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «uneconomical» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

不合算
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

antieconómico
570 millions of speakers

English

uneconomical
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अनार्थिक
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

غير اقتصادية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

неэкономичным
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

antieconômico
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

প্রয়োজনাতিরিক্ত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

peu rentable
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tidak ekonomik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

unwirtschaftlich
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

非経済的な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

비 경제적
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Uneconomical
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

không kinh tế
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உகந்ததல்ல என்றோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अ-अर्थशास्त्रीय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ekonomik olmayan
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

antieconomico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nieekonomiczne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

неекономічним
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

nerentabilă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αντιοικονομική
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

onekonomies
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oekonomiskt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

uøkonomisk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of uneconomical

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UNECONOMICAL»

The term «uneconomical» is regularly used and occupies the 95.986 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UNECONOMICAL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «uneconomical» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «uneconomical» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about uneconomical

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UNECONOMICAL»

Discover the use of uneconomical in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to uneconomical and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Understanding by Design
As the authors of How People Learn note, Teaching specific topics or skills without making clear their context in the broader fundamental structure of a field of knowledge is uneconomical. . . . An understanding of fundamental principles and ...
Grant P. Wiggins, Jay McTighe, 2005
2
The Works
Application uneconomical: the work, to which his service was applied not so profitable as some other to which it might have been applied. 4. Non-operation, during attendance. 5. Operation careless or rash during attendance : thence, service ...
Jeremy Bentham, John Bowring, 1843
3
Works
Application uneconomical: the work, to which his service was applied not so profitable as some other to which it might have been applied. 4. Non-operation, during attendance. 5. Operation careless or rash during attendance : thence, service ...
Jeremy Bentham, John Bowring, 1843
4
Works of Jeremy Bentham
Application uneconomical: the work, to which his service was applied not so profitable as some other to which it might have been applied. 4. Non-operation, during attendance. 5. Operation careless or rash during attendance : thence, service ...
Jeremy Bentham, Sir John Bowring, 1843
5
An Essay on the Nature and Significance of Economic Science
For this reason, the use of the adjectives "economical" and "uneconomical" to describe certain policies is apt to be very misleading. The criterion of economy which follows from our original definitions is the securing of given ends with least  ...
Lionel Robbins, 2007
6
The Works of Jeremy Bentham, Now First Collected: Under the ...
Application uneconomical: the work, to which his service was applied not so profitable as some other to which it might have been applied. 4. Non-operation, during attendance. 5. Operation careless or rash during attendance : thence, service ...
Jeremy Bentham, 1841
7
On Dogs Or How to Determine When it is Uneconomical to ...
It is the objective of this paper to show how to determine when it is uneconomical to continue repair, and to illustrate this with an actual example. (Author).
Russell M. Genet, AEROSPACE GUIDANCE AND METROLOGY CENTER NEWARK AFS OH., 1971
8
The JCT 05 Standard Building Contract
However, if the Contractor is able to demonstrate that events caused uneconomical working and wasted costs, the amount of such costs may be calculated either by comparing actual hours expended with those acticipated, or by comparison of ...
Issaka Ndekugri, Michael Rycroft, 2012
9
Strategic Management for Public and Nonprofit Organizations
Causes for any inefficiencies or uneconomical practices should be identified, including inadequacies in information management systems, administrative procedures, or organizational structure. Examples of uneconomical practices or ...
Alan W. Steiss, 2003
10
Constitutional Code: For the Use of All Nations and All ...
Application uneconomical. 2. Operation careless or rash. Instructional. Expositive . Enaclive. ART. 6. II. Subject-matter or source of loss, II, a thing immoveable. ExamplesI. Land adapted to Husbandry. Modes of loss. Examples]. Non-culture. 2.
Jeremy Bentham, 1830

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UNECONOMICAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term uneconomical is used in the context of the following news items.
1
One in 10 gold mines now uneconomical
The plunging gold price has slashed margins for miners around the world, making 10 per cent of production now uneconomical. Overnight gold dropped to its ... «Mineweb, Jul 15»
2
Breaking! Climate Deniers 'Friends of Science' Say Solutions …
Breaking! Climate Deniers 'Friends of Science' Say Solutions Uneconomical. Kevin Grandia | June 20, 2015. By Kevin Grandia • Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 11: ... «De Smog Blog, Jun 15»
3
Tesla Motors Inc Battery Products Uneconomical For US …
However, analysts at Bernstein have a different view on Tesla's battery business, explaining its batteries are uneconomical for US households as well as for ... «Bidness ETC, Jun 15»
4
MarketsMost new oil & gas plans uneconomical - Goldman
Most new oil and gas projects are set to be rendered uneconomical, according to equity analysts at Goldman Sach, which predicts that the price of Brent crude ... «Financial Times, May 15»
5
Desalination Uneconomical: Tikoduadua
The Minister, Pio Tikoduadua, said: “Desalination is untenable, uneconomical.” He said other alternate sources of water like bore hole, water catchment, and ... «Fiji Sun Online, May 15»
6
Most U.S. Coal Is Uneconomical as Natural Gas Fattens Profits
Some 90 percent of U.S. coal was uneconomical as a power-plant fuel after natural gas dropped near a three-year low this year, said Mark Levin, an analyst at ... «Bloomberg, Apr 15»
7
Football Verdict: It's uneconomical to host the Afcon every two years
Let me whine about the AFCON, the every-other-year football tournament for African national teams. Why are we playing this tournament every two years when ... «Goal.com, Jan 15»
8
Solvency II may make some marine insurance classes …
1, 2016, is likely to make certain classes of marine insurance uneconomical to transact, IHS Maritime 360 reports. The regime "brings with it higher capital ... «Business Insurance, Jan 15»
9
Adiós: Cointerra goes bankrupt as Bitcoin mining now uneconomical
Bitcoin mining company Cointerra Inc. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Texas after a fall in the price of Bitcoin made its Bitcoin mining business ... «SiliconANGLE, Jan 15»
10
Arizona Utility SRP Proposes Rate Changes For Solar Lease …
Arizona Utility SRP Proposes Rate Changes For Solar Lease Customers — Potentially Trapping Customers With Uneconomical Leases. January 19th, 2015 by ... «CleanTechnica, Jan 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Uneconomical [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/uneconomical>. Oct 2019 ».
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