unforgivable

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adjective un·for·giv·able \ ˌən-fər-ˈgi-və-bəl , -fȯr- \

Definition of unforgivable

:too bad to be forgiven :not forgivable
  • an unforgivable crime/sin/error
  • Such boldness on the part of a man of my own class would have been almost unforgivable.
  • —Jack London

unforgivably

play \ˌən-fər-ˈgi-və-blē, -fȯr-\ adverb

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First Known Use of unforgivable

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UNFORGIVABLE Defined for Kids

unforgivable

adjective un·for·giv·able \ ˌən-fər-ˈgi-və-bəl \

Definition of unforgivable for Students

:not to be forgiven or pardoned
  • an unforgivable crime

unforgivably

\-blē\ adverb
  • unforgivably rude


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