impermissible


impermissible
im·per·mis·si·ble /ˌim-pər-'mi-sə-bəl/ adj: not permissible
im·per·mis·si·bly adv

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

impermissible
I adjective actionable, against the law, banned, black-market, contraband, contrary to law, criminal, disallowed, disapproved, felonious, forbidden, illegal, illegitimate, illicit, iniquitous, irregular, nonlegal, objectionable, out of bounds, outlawed, outside the law, prohibited, proscribed, punishable, unallowable, unauthorized, unchartered, unconstitutional, under ban, unentitled, unlawful, unlicensed, unsanctioned, vetoed, wicked, wrong, wrongful associated concepts: impermissible grounds for divorce II index illegal, illegitimate (illegal), illicit

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Impermissible — Im per*mis si*ble, a. Not permissible. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • impermissible — (adj.) 1814, from assimilated form of in not, opposite of (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + PERMISSIBLE (Cf. permissible) …   Etymology dictionary

  • impermissible — [im΄pər mis′ə bəl] adj. not permissible impermissibility n …   English World dictionary

  • impermissible — adjective formal something that is impermissible cannot be allowed: an impermissible infringement of the rules …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • impermissible — im|per|mis|si|ble [ˌımpə:ˈmısıbəl US ə:r ] adj formal something that is impermissible cannot be allowed ≠ ↑permissible …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • impermissible — im|per|mis|si|ble [ ,ımpər mısəbl ] adjective VERY FORMAL something that is impermissible cannot be allowed to happen …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • impermissible — adjective Date: 1858 not permissible • impermissibility noun • impermissibly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • impermissible — impermissibility, n. /im peuhr mis euh beuhl/, adj. not permissible or allowable; unallowable. [1855 60; IM 2 + PERMISSIBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • impermissible — adjective /ˌɪmpɝˈmɪsɪbl/ Not permissible; not to be permitted or allowed. See Also: impermissibly, impermissibility, permissible …   Wiktionary

  • impermissible — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Not allowed: forbidden, taboo, verboten. See ALLOW …   English dictionary for students


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