inexcusable

  • 1 inexcusable — [ inɛkskyzabl ] adj. • 1402; lat. inexcusabilis ♦ Qu il est impossible d excuser. ⇒ impardonnable. « Marot et Rabelais sont inexcusables d avoir semé l ordure dans leurs écrits » (La Bruyère). Ils se contenteront « de trouver inexcusable toute… …

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  • 2 Inexcusable — In ex*cus a*ble, a. [L. inexcusabilis: cf. F. inexcusable. See {Excuse}.] Not excusable; not admitting excuse or justification; as, inexcusable folly. [1913 Webster] Therefore thou art inexcusable, O man, whosoever thou art that judgest; for… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 inexcusable — I adjective atrocious, blameworthy, brutal, condemnable, cruel, disgraceful, flagitious, heinous, immoral, incapable of being justified, incorrigible, indefensible, inexpiable, irremissible, monstrous, objectionable, outrageous, quod nihil… …

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  • 4 inexcusable — adjetivo 1. (antepuesto / pospuesto) Que no se puede dejar de hacer: un inexcusable compromiso. Sinónimo: ineludible. 2. Que no puede ser disculpado o excusado: Tu actitud es inexcusable, totalmente injustificable …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 5 inexcusable — (Del lat. inexcusabĭlis). 1. adj. Que no puede eludirse con pretextos o que no puede dejar de hacerse. Una visita inexcusable. 2. Que no tiene disculpa. Un error inexcusable …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 6 inexcusable — Inexcusable. adj. de tout genre. Qui ne peut estre excusé. Faute inexcusable …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 7 inexcusable — early 15c., from L. inexcusabilis, from in not, opposite of (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + excusabilis, from excusare (see EXCUSE (Cf. excuse)). Related: Inexcusably …

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  • 8 inexcusable — [adj] not forgivable blamable, blameworthy, censurable, criticizable, impermissible, indefensible, inexpiable, intolerable, outrageous, reprehensible, unallowable, unforgivable, unjustifiable, unpardonable, unpermissible, untenable, unwarrantable …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 inexcusable — Inexcusable, Inexcusabilis …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 10 inexcusable — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ too bad to be justified or tolerated. DERIVATIVES inexcusably adverb …

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  • 11 inexcusable — [in΄ek skyo͞o′zə bəl, in΄ikskyo͞o′zə bəl] adj. that cannot or should not be excused; unpardonable; unjustifiable inexcusability n. inexcusably adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Inexcusable — Infobox Book | name = Inexcusable title orig = translator = image caption = author = Chris Lynch illustrator = cover artist = country = USA language = English series = subject = genre = Young Adult Fiction publisher = Ginee Seo Books release date …

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  • 13 inexcusable — adj. 1) inexcusable to + inf. (it was inexcusable of him to blurt that out) 2) inexcusable that + clause (it is inexcusable that she was left out) * * * [ˌɪnɪk skjuːzəb(ə)l] inexcusable that + clause (it is inexcusable that she was left out)… …

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  • 14 inexcusable — ► adjetivo 1 Que no puede ser evitado o eludido con pretextos o excusas: ■ su participación en el proyecto es inexcusable, es el que mejor conoce el tema. SINÓNIMO indisculpable indispensable insoslayable 2 Que no puede ser excusado o disculpado… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 15 INEXCUSABLE — adj. des deux genres Qui ne peut être excusé. Faute inexcusable. L indiscrétion est un défaut inexcusable.   Il se dit aussi Des personnes. Vous êtes inexcusable d en avoir usé ainsi …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 16 INEXCUSABLE — adj. des deux genres Qui ne peut être excusé. Faute inexcusable. L’indiscrétion est un défaut inexcusable. Vous êtes inexcusable d’en avoir usé ainsi …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 17 inexcusable — (i nèk sku za bl ) adj. 1°   Qui ne peut être excusé, en parlant des choses. •   Ce crime, quoique grand, énorme, inexcusable, CORN. Hor. V, 3. •   Dans quelques unes de ses meilleures pièces [de Corneille], il y a des fautes inexcusables contre… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 18 inexcusable — in|ex|cus|a|ble [ ,ınık skjuzəbl ] adjective inexcusable behavior is so bad or rude that you cannot forgive the person who behaved like that: Her comments were highly offensive and quite inexcusable. an inexcusable mistake …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 inexcusable — [[t]ɪ̱nɪkskju͟ːzəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED (emphasis) If you say that something is inexcusable, you are emphasizing that it cannot be justified or tolerated because it is extremely bad. He said the killing of innocent people was inexcusable... The… …

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  • 20 inexcusable — UK [ˌɪnɪkˈskjuːzəb(ə)l] / US [ˌɪnɪkˈskjuzəb(ə)l] adjective inexcusable behaviour is so bad or rude that you cannot forgive the person who behaved like that Her comments were highly offensive and quite inexcusable. an inexcusable mistake …

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