objectionable

[ uhb-jek-shuh-nuh-buhl ]
/ əbˈdʒɛk ʃə nə bəl /
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adjective

causing or tending to cause an objection, disapproval, or protest.
offending good taste, manners, etiquette, propriety, etc.; offensive: objectionable behavior.

Origin of objectionable

First recorded in 1775–85; objection + -able
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objectionable

/ (əbˈdʒɛkʃənəbəl) /

adjective

unpleasant, offensive, or repugnant
Derived Formsobjectionability or objectionableness, nounobjectionably, adverb
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Word Origin and History for objectionably

objectionable


adj.

1781, from objection + -able. Related: Objectionably.

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