unobjectionable

adjective

un·​ob·​jec·​tion·​able ˌən-əb-ˈjek-sh(ə-)nə-bəl How to pronounce unobjectionable (audio)
: not causing or likely to cause objection : not objectionable : inoffensive
an unobjectionable comment

Examples of unobjectionable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Despite the current challenges presented by state officials and even pushback from fellow hunters, Yoder maintains that legitimate drone deer recovery is ethically unobjectionable. Hayden Sammak, Outdoor Life, 8 Feb. 2024 While the image looks unobjectionable at first glance, careful viewers soon zoomed in on specific and incongruous background details in the lab that showed telltale errors common to some AI image generators. Kyle Orland, Ars Technica, 8 Jan. 2024 What’s more, there are many political uses for AI that are unobjectionable, and even empowering for candidates with fewer resources. Geoffrey A. Fowler, Washington Post, 26 Oct. 2023 Some of this is great, informative, and unobjectionable—like the content here at PopSci. Harry Guinness, Popular Science, 2 Aug. 2023 The paintings were quiet, understated, unobjectionable. Ariel Levy, The New Yorker, 31 July 2023 Reprehensible as much of the eugenic program was, there is something unobjectionable and perhaps even morally required in the part of its motivation that sought to endow future generations with genes that might enable their lives to go better. Kyle Munkittrick, Discover Magazine, 1 Mar. 2011 That might sound unobjectionable. Natalie Wexler, Forbes, 29 Dec. 2022 The rest of the legislation is unobjectionable. Rich Lowry, National Review, 2 June 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1759, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unobjectionable was in 1759

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“Unobjectionable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unobjectionable. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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