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exceptionable

[ ik-sep-shuh-nuh-buhl ]
/ ɪkˈsɛp ʃə nə bəl /
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adjective
liable to exception or objection; objectionable.
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Origin of exceptionable

First recorded in 1655–65; exception + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM exceptionable

ex·cep·tion·a·ble·ness, nounex·cep·tion·a·bly, adverb

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH exceptionable

exceptionable , exceptional
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British Dictionary definitions for exceptionable

exceptionable
/ (ɪkˈsɛpʃənəbəl) /

adjective
open to or subject to objection; objectionable

Derived forms of exceptionable

exceptionableness, nounexceptionably, adverb
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