damnable

[ dam-nuh-buhl ]
/ ˈdæm nə bəl /

adjective

worthy of condemnation.
detestable, abominable, or outrageous.

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Origin of damnable

1275–1325; Middle English dam(p)nable<Middle French damnable<Late Latin damnābilis, equivalent to Latin damn(āre) (see damn) + -ābilis-able

OTHER WORDS FROM damnable

dam·na·ble·ness, dam·na·bil·i·ty, noundam·na·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for damnable

damnable
/ (ˈdæmnəbəl) /

adjective

execrable; detestable
liable to or deserving damnation

Derived forms of damnable

damnableness or damnability, noun
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