unpardonable


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unpardonable

(ʌnˈpɑːdənəbəl)
adj
not excusable; disgraceful
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unpardonable - not admitting of pardonunpardonable - not admitting of pardon; "unpardonable behavior"
pardonable - admitting of being pardoned

unpardonable

unpardonable

adjective
Impossible to excuse, pardon, or justify:
Translations

unpardonable

[ʌnˈpɑːdnəbl] ADJimperdonable, indisculpable

unpardonable

[ʌnˈpɑːrdənəbəl] adjimpardonnable

unpardonable

unpardonable

[ʌnˈpɑːdnəbl] adjimperdonabile
References in classic literature ?
She flew over it like a bird; but at the same instant Vronsky, to his horror, felt that he had failed to keep up with the mare's pace, that he had, he did not know how, made a fearful, unpardonable mistake, in recovering his seat in the saddle.
Hatfield's displeasure; for Hatfield didn't like him, because he had too much influence with the common people, and because he was not sufficiently tractable and submissive to him--and for some other unpardonable sins, I don't know what.
Yes, you have betrayed our friendship, Makar Alexievitch, in that you have not been open with me; and, now that I see that your last coin has been spent upon dresses and bon-bons and excursions and books and visits to the theatre for me, I weep bitter tears for my unpardonable improvidence in having accepted these things without giving so much as a thought to your welfare.
To those who are disposed to consider, as innocent omissions in the State constitutions, what they regard as unpardonable blemishes in the plan of the convention, nothing can be said; or at most, they can only be asked to assign some substantial reason why the representatives of the people in a single State should be more impregnable to the lust of power, or other sinister motives, than the representatives of the people of the United States?
This is thy most unpardonable obstinacy: thou hast the power, and thou wilt not rule.
The slightest inat- tention to these was unpardonable, and was visited upon those, under whose care they were placed, with the severest punishment; no excuse could shield them, if the colonel only suspected any want of attention to his horses--a supposition which he fre- quently indulged, and one which, of course, made the office of old and young Barney a very trying one.
And in the midst of all this turmoil, a sense of unpardonable injustice remained graven in his memory.
I am committing an intrusion, madam which must, I am afraid, appear unpardonable in your eyes," he said.
I am obliged to be a little stiff with him sometimes, or he would make a complete slave of me; and I know it would be unpardonable weakness to give up all other interests for him.
I protest, if he be such a man as the wench described him to you, it is but an office of charity to keep her from him; and I am sure it would be unpardonable in me to do otherwise, who have tasted so bitterly of the misfortunes attending such marriages.
Edward's love for me," said Lucy, "has been pretty well put to the test, by our long, very long absence since we were first engaged, and it has stood the trial so well, that I should be unpardonable to doubt it now.
He recognised himself as being personally interested in the wager, and trembled at the thought that he might have been the means of losing it by his unpardonable folly of the night before.