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unacceptable

[ ak-sep-tuh-buh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF unacceptable

Synonyms for unacceptable

  • distasteful
  • improper
  • inadmissible
  • objectionable
  • offensive
  • repugnant
  • undesirable
  • unsatisfactory
  • below par
  • damaged
  • disagreeable
  • displeasing
  • exceptionable
  • half-baked
  • ill-favored
  • insupportable
  • lousy
  • not up to snuff
  • obnoxious
  • reject
  • unappealing
  • uninviting
  • unpleasant
  • unwanted
  • unwelcome
  • won't do
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Antonyms for unacceptable

  • acceptable
  • agreeable
  • appropriate
  • good
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • OK
  • desirable
  • satisfactory
  • suitable
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNACCEPTABLE

One crime more will not make you unacceptable to her you love.

A short sketch of his life will not, perhaps, be unacceptable to the reader.

But before he had finished he felt that his jest was unacceptable and had not come off.

Some few hints as to collecting larvae may not be unacceptable.

But radical finalism is quite as unacceptable, and for the same reason.

This was not unacceptable, for we had eaten nothing all day.

“It would be unacceptable to His Majesty were it not so,” said the fish.

This declaration, perhaps, was not unacceptable at head-quarters, wherever they might have been.

The first continued to maintain that the Serbian reply was unacceptable.

A description of them may not be unacceptable to your readers.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c., from un- (1) "not" + acceptable. Related: Unacceptably.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR UNACCEPTABLE

bad

adjectivepoor quality
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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