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Deserving disapproval; offensive: objectionable behavior.

ob·jec′tion·a·bil′i·ty, ob·jec′tion·a·ble·ness n.
ob·jec′tion·a·bly adv.
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Adv.1.objectionably - in an obnoxious manner; "he said so in one of his more offensively intellectually arrogant sentences"
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(əbˈdʒekt) verb
(often with to) to feel or express dislike or disapproval. He wanted us to travel on foot but I objected (to that).
objection (əbˈdʒekʃən) noun
1. an expression of disapproval. He raised no objection to the idea.
2. a reason for disapproving. My objection is that he is too young.
obˈjectionable (-ˈdʒekʃə-) adjective
unpleasant. a very objectionable person.
obˈjectionably adverb
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Observing that while the court had enough moderately objectionably content, CJP said it preferred to exercise a high degree of restraint.
407, 411 (2016) (noting that remedial clauses are objectionable since they "displace the public's role in determining the content of an important area of law and objectionably displace the judiciary's role in providing fair and impartial judgments about the public significance of legal wrongs").
Does this make RR either trivial and unhelpful, or objectionably circular?
5 kg would often be considered objectionably tough by both trained panel and consumers [25].
An ex post facto law, the classic example of an objectionably retrospective rule, can operate precisely because it is a rule for future conduct that depends on past events: under an ex post facto law, officials are directed to impose criminal punishment on the basis of past events.
More objectionably, she tried to force her own racism on Mary, who was then housing a free young black girl who was a student at a nearby school.
But for well-functioning democracies, the ECtHR's practices, including the margin-of-appreciation doctrine, appear odd: objectionably antidemocratic and not sufficiently protective of human rights.
Operating the vehicle is a quick way to find out how easy or fun it is to drive and check out less obvious things you can't determine from facts and figures like whether the model is objectionably noisy, or does the power steering option really matter to you.
He takes an uncompromisingly critical attitude toward this particular effort to build a bridge from West to East by attributing to the Confucians a Western virtue ethics, which is, he thinks, objectionably individualistic in all its usual forms.
The trigger pulls are a bit heavy, averaging 8 pounds, 6 ounces (tested over five shots), but for a production semi-auto they are not objectionably hard.
The stocks are a bit thicker than GI grips but not objectionably so.
This centering of a courteous but aggrieved persona--the Fuller who is objectionably acted upon by Bancroft's Olympian assertiveness--contributes importantly to the essay's mission of protest, which aims not a little at the (male) scholar's essentially unearned assumption of a sufficient verbal authority.