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exceptionable

adjective ex·cep·tion·able \ik-ˈsep-sh(ə-)nə-bəl\

: likely to cause objection or offense

Full Definition of EXCEPTIONABLE

:  being likely to cause objection :  objectionable <visitors even drink the exceptionable beer — W. D. Howells>
ex·cep·tion·abil·i·ty \-ˌsep-sh(ə-)nə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
ex·cep·tion·ably \-ˈsep-sh(ə-)nə-blē\ adverb

Examples of EXCEPTIONABLE

  1. <as long as the language is not exceptionable, people can discuss any topic they want in the chat room>

First Known Use of EXCEPTIONABLE

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