exceptionable

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

Definition of exceptionable

  1. :  being likely to cause objection :  objectionable visitors even drink the exceptionable beer — W. D. Howells

exceptionability

play \ik-ˌsep-sh(ə-)nə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

exceptionably

play \ik-ˈsep-sh(ə-)nə-blē\ adverb

Examples of exceptionable in a sentence

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

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First Known Use of exceptionable

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EXCEPTIONABLE Defined for English Language Learners

exceptionable

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

Definition of exceptionable for English Language Learners

  • : likely to cause objection or offense


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