unprintable

[uhn-prin-tuh-buh l]
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adjective

improper or unfit for print, especially because of obscenity or offensiveness.

Origin of unprintable

First recorded in 1855–60; un-1 + printable
Related formsun·print·a·ble·ness, nounun·print·a·bly, adverb
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unprintable

adjective

unsuitable for printing for reasons of obscenity, libel, bad taste, etc
Derived Formsunprintableness, noununprintably, adverb
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