inadmissible

adjective in·ad·mis·si·ble \ ˌi-nəd-ˈmi-sə-bəl \
|Updated on: 16 Jul 2018

Definition of inadmissible

: not admissible
  • inadmissible evidence

inadmissibility

play \ˌi-nəd-ˌmi-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

inadmissibly

play \ˌi-nəd-ˈmi-sə-blē\ adverb

Examples of inadmissible in a Sentence

  1. The evidence was inadmissible in court.

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First Known Use of inadmissible

1776

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INADMISSIBLE Defined for English Language Learners

inadmissible

Definition of inadmissible for English Language Learners

  • : not able to be allowed or considered in a legal case : not admissible


Law Dictionary

inadmissible

adjective in·ad·mis·si·ble \ ˌin-əd-ˈmi-sə-bəl \

legal Definition of inadmissible

: not admissible
  • inadmissible evidence
  • inadmissible testimony

inadmissibility

play \-ˌmi-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

inadmissibly

adverb


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