unpublishable

adjective
un·​pub·​lish·​able | \ ˌən-ˈpə-bli-shə-bəl How to pronounce unpublishable (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web The rest, like his metaphor for a silky pinot, is unpublishable. Alexis Soloski, New York Times, "Review: In ‘Sideways: The Experience,’ Bros Run Amok in Wine Country," 4 Mar. 2020 Scads of others called me vile, unpublishable names on my personal Facebook and Instagram accounts. Doreen Christensen, sun-sentinel.com, "How a hasty Facebook post became a lesson in understanding diabetes | Doreen Christensen," 5 July 2019 Thin-skinned and foul-mouthed, with grudges against everyone, the bereaved are a dirty dozen of unpublishable grievance. Jesse Green, New York Times, "Review: A Raucous Wake for ‘Our Lady of 121st Street’," 20 May 2018 The playwright has not strained herself over the lyrics, pretty much all unpublishable. Alexis Soloski, New York Times, "Review: ‘Locked Up’ and in for a Ruff Night," 8 Mar. 2018 Andy Bragen’s 2016 four-hander with an unpublishable title premiered at 59E59 Theaters last year. Alexis Soloski, New York Times, "Tennis Onstage: Game, Set and Watch," 22 Sep. 2017

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circa 1670, in the meaning defined above

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“Unpublishable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpublishable. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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