Definitions for unacceptable

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unacceptable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unacceptable(adj)

    not adequate to give satisfaction

    "the coach told his players that defeat was unacceptable"

  2. unacceptable(adj)

    not acceptable; not welcome

    "a word unacceptable in polite society"; "an unacceptable violation of personal freedom"

  3. impossible, insufferable, unacceptable, unsufferable(adj)

    used of persons or their behavior

    "impossible behavior"; "insufferable insolence"

  4. unacceptable, unaccepted(adj)

    not conforming to standard usage

    "the following use of `access' was judged unacceptable by a panel of linguists; `You can access your cash at any of 300 automatic tellers'"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. unacceptable(adjective)ˌʌnæksˈɛptəbəl

    ≠ acceptable

    unacceptable behavior; a level of poverty that is unacceptable in our society

Wiktionary

  1. unacceptable(Adjective)

    unsatisfactory; not acceptable

  2. unacceptable(Adjective)

    not conforming to accepted usage

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unacceptable(adj)

    not acceptable; not pleasing; not welcome; unpleasant; disagreeable; displeasing; offensive

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unacceptable' in Adjectives Frequency: #894

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