Definition of "unsaleable" []

  • Not capable of being sold (adjective)
  • Not sellable. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Something that cannot be sold. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "unsaleable" in a sentence
  • "Along the way, I've been treated to lousy herring by Gary Shteyngart, regaled with unprintable, really yucky stories by Jonathan Safran Foer, upbraided for a really dumb reason by Jeffrey Eugenides, and had my debut novel rejected as "unsaleable" by an agent about a year after it had already been sold."
  • ""unsaleable" food items are collected as a part of the nationwide charitable program aimed at bolstering food bank supplies and reducing retail food waste."
  • "Leavings of dog's flesh, putrid and unsaleable, flung to us by the mocking butchers; MINARI, a water-cress gathered from stagnant pools of slime; spoiled KIMCHI that would revolt the stomachs of peasants and that could be smelled a mile."