Definitions for unwarrantedʌnˈwɔr ən tɪd, -ˈwɒr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indefensible, insupportable, unjustifiable, unwarrantable, unwarranted(adj)

    incapable of being justified or explained

  2. baseless, groundless, idle, unfounded, unwarranted, wild(adj)

    without a basis in reason or fact

    "baseless gossip"; "the allegations proved groundless"; "idle fears"; "unfounded suspicions"; "unwarranted jealousy"

  3. undue, unjustified, unwarranted(adj)

    lacking justification or authorization

    "desire for undue private profit"; "unwarranted limitations of personal freedom"

Wiktionary

  1. unwarranted(Adjective)

    Not warranted; unjustified; being without warrant, authority, or guaranty; unwarrantable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unwarranted(adj)

    not warranted; being without warrant, authority, or guaranty; unwarrantable

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steve Berman:

    This motion is unwarranted, and we will fight it.

  2. Jonathan Miller:

    I just feel like it was kind of unwarranted to be almost harassed like that.

  3. Bryden Teich:

    A lot of the quality names like the Canadian banks have been hit recently, but we definitely feel it's been unwarranted, the fact is, they're still great businesses, they're still making a lot of money.

  4. Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters:

    I've been doing this for over 30 years. This is the most asinine act I've ever seen a police officer make -- totally unwarranted, it's an absolute tragedy in the year 2015 that anyone would behave in this manner. It was senseless.

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Translations for unwarranted

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • لا مبرر لهArabic
  • injustifiéFrench
  • óréttlætanlegur, óréttmætur, ástæðulaus, óafsakanlegurIcelandic
  • orättmätig, oskälig, otillbörligSwedish

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