noun see undesirable I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • undesirableness — un·de·sir·able·ness …   English syllables

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  • Inexpedience — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Inexpedience >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inexpedience inexpedience inexpediency Sgm: N 1 undesirableness undesirableness undesirability &c.???adj. Sgm: N 1 discommodity discommodity impropriety Sgm: N 1 unfitness… …   English dictionary for students

  • undesirable — I. adjective Date: 1667 not desirable ; unwanted < undesirable side effects > • undesirability noun • undesirableness noun • undesirably adverb II. nou …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • undesirable — undesirability, undesirableness, n. undesirably, adv. /un di zuyeur euh beuhl/, adj. 1. not desirable or attractive; objectionable: undesirable qualities. n. 2. a person or thing considered undesirable: a collection of malcontents and… …   Universalium

  • inexpedience — I noun disadvantage, disadvantageousness, folly, foolishness, imprudence, inadvisability, inappropriateness, inexpediency, infelicity, injudiciousness, inopportuneness, inutilitas, ludicrousness, rashness, senselessness, undesirability,… …   Law dictionary

  • disadvantage — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. drawback, check, hindrance. See evil. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Loss] Syn. damage, harm, deprivation; see loss 3 . 2. [An unfavorable situation or circumstance] Syn. drawback, disadvantageousness, weak… …   English dictionary for students

  • inexpedience — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Inconvenience Nouns inexpedience, inexpediency; undesirableness, undesirability; discommodity, impropriety, ineligibility, inaptitude; unfitness (see disagreement); inconvenience; disadvantage,… …   English dictionary for students

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