unwarrantable

adjective
un·​war·​rant·​able | \ ˌən-ˈwȯr-ən-tə-bəl How to pronounce unwarrantable (audio) , -ˈwär- \

Definition of unwarrantable

: not justifiable : inexcusable

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unwarrantably \ ˌən-​ˈwȯr-​ən-​tə-​blē How to pronounce unwarrantably (audio) , -​ˈwär-​ \ adverb

Examples of unwarrantable in a Sentence

the unwarrantable arrogance of that man

First Known Use of unwarrantable

1612, in the meaning defined above

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“Unwarrantable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unwarrantable. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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