Adjective "objectionable" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


Arousing distaste or opposition; unpleasant or offensive.
  1. 'What if I don't really like your site or I think there is objectionable material on it?'
  2. 'In a country where love is objectionable, hatred for sure reigns supreme.'
  3. 'To those who found it offensive, objectionable or even just irritating I can only ask for forgiveness.'
  4. 'Personally I think four letter words used in an offensive way are all objectionable.'
  5. 'It is made all the more objectionable by virtue of the fact that it offends not only the sense of hearing, but the sense of sight also.'
  6. 'The publishers promised to delete objectionable paragraphs from the book.'
  7. 'But what about the dignity of the dummy, who acted the objectionable scenes on her behalf?'
  8. 'It is objectionable because of the terms in which this is put.'
  9. 'No one seems to find profiling objectionable here, despite its bad name in the press.'
  10. 'As Nietzsche explained, suffering is objectionable and senseless unless it is witnessed.'


1. causing or tending to cause an objection, disapproval, or protest.

2. offending good taste, manners, etiquette, propriety, etc.; offensive: objectionable behavior.

More examples(as adjective)

"shares can be objectionable on grounds."

"odours can be objectionable to people."

"expressions can be objectionable in/at/on years."

"materials can be objectionable."

"provisions can be objectionable."

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