impracticality

[ im-prak-ti-kuh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF impracticality
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My foolishness, I suppose, is typical of the scholar's abstraction and impracticality.

Such a very impractical man was the inventor, and so very troublesome in his impracticality!

WORD ORIGIN

1823, from assimilated form of in- (1) "not, opposite of" + practical. Impracticable in the same sense dates from 1670s.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR IMPRACTICALITY

follies

nounnonsense, ridiculous idea
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