Definition of Unproductive in English :

Define Unproductive in English

Unproductive meaning in English

Meaning of Unproductive in English

Pronunciation of Unproductive in English

Unproductive pronunciation in English

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1. unproductive

not producing or capable of producing

Example Sentences:
'elimination of high-cost or unproductive industries'

2. unproductive

not producing desired results

Example Sentences:
'the talks between labor and management were unproductive'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of unproductive
1. (often foll by of)
not productive of (anything)
not producing goods and services with exchange value

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see synonyms of unproductive
1. Not productive; idle.
2. Economics Adding nothing to exchangeable value.

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