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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not acceptable adj. - Not adequate to give satisfaction; Not conforming to standard usage; Used of persons or their behavior.

Usage examples (28)
  • The following use of `access' was judged unacceptable by a panel of linguists
  • A word unacceptable in polite society
  • The coach told his players that defeat was unacceptable
  • Would you call it "unacceptable" for Jefferson to think such things, or to write them? for more
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