inexcusable

[ in-ik-skyoo-zuh-buhl ]
/ ˌɪn ɪkˈskyu zə bəl /

adjective

incapable of being excused or justified.

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Origin of inexcusable

1375–1425; late Middle English <Latin inexcūsābilis; see in-3, excuse, -able

OTHER WORDS FROM inexcusable

in·ex·cus·a·bil·i·ty, in·ex·cus·a·ble·ness, nounin·ex·cus·a·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for inexcusable

inexcusable
/ (ˌɪnɪkˈskjuːzəbəl) /

adjective

not able to be excused or justified

Derived forms of inexcusable

inexcusability or inexcusableness, nouninexcusably, adverb
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