objectionableness
noun see objectionable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • objectionableness — objectionable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ arousing distaste or opposition. DERIVATIVES objectionableness noun objectionably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • objectionableness — See objectionability. * * * …   Universalium

  • objectionableness — noun The quality of being objectionable. Syn: objectionability …   Wiktionary

  • objectionableness — ob·jec·tion·able·ness …   English syllables

  • objectionableness — noun the quality of being hateful • Syn: ↑hatefulness, ↑obnoxiousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑objectionable, ↑obnoxious (for: ↑obnoxiousness), ↑hateful ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • hatefulness — noun the quality of being hateful • Syn: ↑obnoxiousness, ↑objectionableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑objectionable (for: ↑objectionableness), ↑obnoxious ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • obnoxiousness — noun the quality of being hateful • Syn: ↑hatefulness, ↑objectionableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑objectionable (for: ↑objectionableness), ↑obnoxious, ↑hateful …   Useful english dictionary

  • x-rated — x rat ed ([e^]ks r[=a]t [e^]d), a. [from a system of ratings for movies based on objectionableness of the content or suitability for children.] having a rating of X; not suitable for children; broadly, obscene or sexually explicit. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • objectionable — adjective Date: 1781 undesirable, offensive • objectionableness noun • objectionably adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gross — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English grosse, from Anglo French & Late Latin; Anglo French gros large, thick, whole, from Late Latin grossus coarse Date: 14th century 1. a. archaic immediately obvious b. (1) glaringly noticeable usually because… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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