Definition of inexcusable
: impossible to excuse or justify inexcusable rudeness
inexcusablyplay \ˌi-nik-ˈskyü-zə-blē\ adverb
Examples of inexcusable in a Sentence
spitting at a teacher is inexcusable behavior and will be severely punished
Recent Examples of inexcusable from the Web
This discrepancy is inexcusable, especially given how much less developed our jurisprudence is with respect to the Second Amendment as compared to the First and Fourth Amendments.
But to repeat it in the semifinals was inexcusable.
The controversial call on Gordon’s inexcusable lapse figured prominently in a 5-2 loss to the Angels that left the Marlins still without consecutive wins since April 22-23.
The most inexcusable fault is how the show wraps up.
The university's response in no way changes Baylor's position that any assault involving members of our campus community is reprehensible and inexcusable.
The university’s response in no way changes Baylor’s position that any assault involving members of our campus community is reprehensible and inexcusable.
The first two of Brooks’s errors—naming the wrong source publication and using incorrect language for the data—while inexcusable, are relatively minor.
The Red Sox have zero tolerance for such inexcusable behavior and our entire organization and our fans are sickened by the conduct of an ignorant few.
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Origin and Etymology of inexcusable
Middle English, from Latin inexcusabilis, from in- + excusabilis excusable
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
INEXCUSABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inexcusable for English Language Learners
: too bad or wrong to be excused or ignored
INEXCUSABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of inexcusable for Students
: not to be excused Waste is inexcusable.
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