What does unwarranted mean?

Definitions for unwarrantedʌnˈwɔr ən tɪd, -ˈwɒr-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unwarranted.

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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwarranted in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwarranted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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. Anuj Somany:

    The fact is that if a husband does not accept the unwarranted tantrum of his wife, then the relationship between them is most likely to end with a divorce within a year itself post their marriage.

  4. 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.

  5. 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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