deniable

[ dih-nahy-uh-buh l ]
/ dɪˈnaɪ ə bəl /
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adjective

capable of being or liable to be denied or contradicted.

Nearby words

  1. dengue virus,
  2. denham,
  3. denham, sir john,
  4. deni,
  5. deniability,
  6. denial,
  7. denial-of-service,
  8. denial-of-service attack,
  9. denialist,
  10. denidation

Origin of deniable

First recorded in 1540–50; deny + -able

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British Dictionary definitions for deniable

deniable

/ (dɪˈnaɪəbəl) /

adjective

able to be denied; questionable
Derived Formsdeniably, adverb

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