deniable

[ dih-nahy-uh-buhl ]
/ dɪˈnaɪ ə bəl /

adjective

capable of being or liable to be denied or contradicted.

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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 forms of deniable

deniably, adverb
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