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objectionable

[uh b-jek-shuh-nuh-buh l] /əbˈdʒɛk ʃə nə bəl/
adjective
1.
causing or tending to cause an objection, disapproval, or protest.
2.
offending good taste, manners, etiquette, propriety, etc.; offensive:
objectionable behavior.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; objection + -able
Related forms
objectionability, objectionableness, noun
objectionably, adverb
superobjectionable, adjective
superobjectionably, adverb
unobjectionable, adjective
Synonyms
2. unacceptable, offensive, vile, odious.
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British Dictionary definitions for objectionability

objectionable

/əbˈdʒɛkʃənəbəl/
adjective
1.
unpleasant, offensive, or repugnant
Derived Forms
objectionability, objectionableness, noun
objectionably, adverb
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Word Origin and History for objectionability

objectionable

adj.

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

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