warrantable

  • 1 Warrantable — War rant*a*ble, a. Authorized by commission, precept, or right; justifiable; defensible; as, the seizure of a thief is always warrantable by law and justice; falsehood is never warrantable. [1913 Webster] His meals are coarse and short, his… …

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  • 2 warrantable — index admissible, allowable, colorable (plausible), defensible, justifiable, licit, permissible, r …

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  • 3 warrantable — adjective Date: 1597 capable of being warranted ; justifiable < take warrantable action > • warrantableness noun • warrantably adverb …

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  • 4 warrantable — warrant ► NOUN 1) an official authorization enabling the police or some other body to make an arrest, search premises, etc. 2) a document entitling the holder to receive goods, money, or services. 3) justification or authority. 4) an official… …

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  • 5 warrantable — /wawr euhn teuh beuhl, wor /, adj. 1. capable of being warranted. 2. (of deer) of a legal age for hunting. [1575 85; WARRANT + ABLE] * * * …

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  • 6 warrantable — adjective Justifiable, just, proper …

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  • 7 warrantable — Synonyms and related words: admissible, allowable, balanced, condonable, defensible, deserved, dispensable, due, equitable, even, evenhanded, excusable, exemptible, expiable, fair, fair and square, fit, forgivable, good, inoffensive, just,… …

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  • 8 warrantable — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. permissible, covered, legitimate; see lawful , legal 1 …

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  • 9 warrantable — war·rant·a·ble || wÉ”rÉ™ntÉ™bl , wÉ‘ / wÉ’r adj. legal; justified; able to be trusted; able to be hunted (of deer) …

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  • 10 warrantable — a. Justifiable, allowable, permissible, admissible, lawful, proper, defensible, vindicable, right …

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  • 11 warrantable — adj 1. authorizable, permissible, allowable, admissible, lawful, legal, legitimate, Inf. kosher, certifiable, qualified, charterable, investable, Eccles. ordainable. 2. sanctionable, approvable, acceptable; endorsable, attestable, recommendable.… …

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  • 12 warrantable — war·rant·able …

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  • 13 warrantable — war•rant•a•ble [[t]ˈwɔr ən tə bəl, ˈwɒr [/t]] adj. 1) capable of being warranted 2) (of deer) of a legal age for hunting • Etymology: 1575–85 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 14 warrantable — adj. 1 able to be warranted. 2 (of a stag) old enough to be hunted (5 or 6 years). Derivatives: warrantableness n. warrantably adv …

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  • 15 Warrantableness — Warrantable War rant*a*ble, a. Authorized by commission, precept, or right; justifiable; defensible; as, the seizure of a thief is always warrantable by law and justice; falsehood is never warrantable. [1913 Webster] His meals are coarse and… …

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  • 16 Warrantbly — Warrantable War rant*a*ble, a. Authorized by commission, precept, or right; justifiable; defensible; as, the seizure of a thief is always warrantable by law and justice; falsehood is never warrantable. [1913 Webster] His meals are coarse and… …

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  • 17 Justifiable — Jus ti*fi a*ble, a. [Cf. F. justifiable. See {Justify}.] Capable of being justified, or shown to be just. [1913 Webster] Just are the ways of God, And justifiable to men. Milton. Syn: Defensible; vindicable; warrantable; excusable; exculpable;… …

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  • 18 Justifiableness — Justifiable Jus ti*fi a*ble, a. [Cf. F. justifiable. See {Justify}.] Capable of being justified, or shown to be just. [1913 Webster] Just are the ways of God, And justifiable to men. Milton. Syn: Defensible; vindicable; warrantable; excusable;… …

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  • 19 Justifiably — Justifiable Jus ti*fi a*ble, a. [Cf. F. justifiable. See {Justify}.] Capable of being justified, or shown to be just. [1913 Webster] Just are the ways of God, And justifiable to men. Milton. Syn: Defensible; vindicable; warrantable; excusable;… …

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  • 20 Unwarrantable — Un*war rant*a*ble, a. Not warrantable; indefensible; not vindicable; not justifiable; illegal; unjust; improper. {Un*war rant*a*ble*ness}, n. {Un*war rant*a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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