Thesaurus / unserviceable

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

True, the castillo was a bulwark, but its guns were not only obsolete—many of them were unserviceable.

I am an unserviceable friend of hers, who began to know her after her departure from this neighbourhood.

Our Mutual FriendCharles Dickens

Such a mode of constructing canoes might serve well enough for river navigation, but would be unserviceable for sea craft.

The Evolution of CultureAugustus Henry Lane-Fox Pitt-Rivers

I see to it that he receives sufficient evidence to prove their unserviceable condition.

However threatening they appeared I was informed they were unserviceable for purposes of war, and only employed in firing salutes.

To his disappointment he found most of the rifles in unserviceable condition, covered with rust and verdigris.

The DoomsmanVan Tassel Sutphen

The Platans had before this sent their wives and children and all their unserviceable men to Athens.

Man would be a tame, indolent, unserviceable being without them, and his fate would be starvation.

Domestic unhappiness is a palliation, but not a justification, for an unserviceable life.

This now unserviceable knowledge is neatly inclosed in the outgrown shell he threw off two or three years ago.

New Chronicles of RebeccaKate Douglas Wiggin
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.