unattributable

adjective un·at·trib·ut·a·ble \ ˌən-ə-ˈtri-ˌbyü-tə-bəl , -byə- \
|Updated on: 8 Jun 2018

Definition of unattributable

: not able to be ascribed or credited to a source : not capable of being attributed
  • an unattributable rumor
  • unattributable liabilities

unattributably

play \ˌən-ə-ˈtri-ˌbyü-tə-blē, -byə-\ adverb

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1812

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