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Synonyms for unacceptable
un·ac·cept·able

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  1. unacceptableadjective

    Synonyms:
    inacceptable

    Antonyms:
    acceptable

  2. unacceptableadjective

    unsatisfactory; not acceptable

    Synonyms:
    inacceptable

    Antonyms:
    acceptable

  3. unacceptableadjective

    not conforming to accepted usage

    Synonyms:
    inacceptable

    Antonyms:
    acceptable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unacceptableadjective

    not adequate to give satisfaction

    "the coach told his players that defeat was unacceptable"

    Synonyms:
    insufferable, unaccepted, unsufferable, impossible

    Antonyms:
    received, acceptable, standard, unexceptionable, bankable, satisfactory, tolerable, unimpeachable, unobjectionable

  2. unacceptableadjective

    not acceptable; not welcome

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

    Synonyms:
    insufferable, unaccepted, unsufferable, impossible

    Antonyms:
    acceptable, unobjectionable, tolerable, satisfactory, standard, unexceptionable, unimpeachable, bankable, received

  3. impossible, insufferable, unacceptable, unsufferableadjective

    used of persons or their behavior

    "impossible behavior"; "insufferable insolence"

    Synonyms:
    unaccepted, impossible, insufferable, out of the question, unsufferable, unimaginable, inconceivable

    Antonyms:
    acceptable, tolerable, standard, unimpeachable, received, unexceptionable, unobjectionable, bankable, satisfactory

  4. unacceptable, unacceptedadjective

    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'"

    Synonyms:
    insufferable, unaccepted, unsufferable, impossible

    Antonyms:
    unobjectionable, acceptable, tolerable, satisfactory, bankable, unimpeachable, unexceptionable, standard, received

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unacceptableadjective

    Synonyms:
    objectionable, unwelcome, undesirable

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How to use unacceptable in a sentence?

  1. Amy Klobuchar:

    Inaction is unacceptable. No more talk. The time for passing legislation is now. I'm ready to go back tomorrow.

  2. Carol Swain:

    Critical race theory is dividing our children in ways that are unacceptable.

  3. John Madden:

    The pictures that were sent around were very inappropriate, i find it very unacceptable and very unprofessional.

  4. Peder Blohm Bokenhielm:

    We are right now paying more in taxes than what the gasoline costs by itself... and that is completely unacceptable, we are already one of the world's best countries when it comes to environmental issues.

  5. Cecile Richards:

    Our top priority is the compassionate care that we provide. In the video, one of our staff members speaks in a way that does not reflect that compassion. This is unacceptable, and I personally apologize for the staff member's tone and statements, as always, if there is any aspect of our work that can be strengthened, we want to know about it, and we take swift action to address it.


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