exceptionable

[ ik-sep-shuh-nuh-buh l ]
/ ɪkˈsɛp ʃə nə bəl /

adjective

liable to exception or objection; objectionable.

Origin of exceptionable

First recorded in 1655–65; exception + -able

Related forms

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

Can be confused

exceptionable exceptional
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exceptionable

/ (ɪkˈsɛpʃənəbəl) /

adjective

open to or subject to objection; objectionable

Derived Forms

exceptionableness, nounexceptionably, adverb
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