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Meaning of OBJECTIONABLE

Pronunciation:  ub'jekshunubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  liable to objection or debate; used of something one might take exception to; "a thoroughly unpleasant highly exceptionable piece of writing"; "found the politician's views objectionable"
  2. [adj]  causing disapproval or protest; "a vulgar and objectionable person"
 

OBJECTIONABLE is a 13 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: exceptionable, obnoxious, offensive, unacceptable, unpleasant
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ob*jec"tion*a*ble\, a.
Liable to objection; likely to be objected to or disapproved
of; offensive; as, objectionable words. --
{Ob*jec"tion*a*bly}, adv.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abhorrent, abominable, base, beastly, below contempt, beneath contempt, censurable, contemptible, crude, despicable, detestable, disagreeable, discommendable, disgusting, distasteful, exceptionable, execrable, fetid, forbidding, foul, fulsome, gross, hateful, heinous, ignoble, illaudable, ill-favored, impossible, inadmissible, indefensible, intolerable, invidious, loathsome, malodorous, mephitic, miasmal, miasmic, nasty, nauseating, noisome, noxious, obnoxious, obscene, odious, offensive, rebarbative, repellent, reprehensible, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, sickening, stinking, unacceptable, uncommendable, undesirable, unfit, unpleasant, unpraiseworthy, unsuitable, untenable, unwanted, unwelcome, vile
 

 

 

 

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