noun see indefensible

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  • Indefensibility — In de*fen si*bil i*ty, n. The quality or state of not being defensible. Walsh. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indefensibility — See indefensible. * * * …   Universalium

  • indefensibility — n. absence of justification, inexcusability; state of being unprotectable, incapability of being defended against an attack …   English contemporary dictionary

  • indefensibility — in·de·fen·si·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • indefensibility — |ində̇ˌfen(t)sə|biləd.ē, (ˌ)dēˌ , ətē, i noun : the quality or state of being indefensible * * * indefensibilˈity or indefensˈibleness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑indefensible …   Useful english dictionary

  • indefensible — indefensibility, indefensibleness, n. indefensibly, adv. /in di fen seuh beuhl/, adj. 1. not justifiable; inexcusable: indefensible behavior. 2. incapable of being protected or defended against attack: an indefensible town. 3. incapable of being… …   Universalium

  • Homosexuality and Conservative Judaism — Homosexuality has been a pivotal issue for Conservative Judaism since the 1980s. A major Jewish denomination in the U.S., Conservative Judaism has wrestled with homosexuality as a matter of Jewish law and institutional policy. As with other… …   Wikipedia

  • indefensible — adjective Date: 1529 1. a. incapable of being maintained as right or valid ; untenable b. incapable of being justified or excused ; inexcusable < indefensible comments > 2. incapable of being protected against physical attack • indefensibility… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • The Economics and Ethics of Private Property — The Economics and Ethics of Private Property: Studies in Political Economy and Philosophy by Hans Hermann Hoppe was first published in 1993 followed by a second edition in 2006. Brief summary From the back cover of the second edition:The topics… …   Wikipedia

  • indefensibly — See indefensibility. * * * …   Universalium

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