Definition of exceptionable:
arguable, uncertain, doubtful, contested, problematic, like, obnoxious, debatable, undesirable, objectionable, disputable, ill-favored, unwanted, unacceptable, mootable, problematical, questionable, inadmissible, moot, certain, unwelcome.
That right thus exerted is allowed to have something reprehensible in it, something unwise, or something grievous; since, in the midst of our heat and resentment, we, of ourselves, have proposed a capital alteration; and in order to get rid of what seemed so very exceptionable, have instituted a mode that is altogether new; one that is, indeed, wholly alien from all the ancient methods and forms of Parliament.- "Burke's Speech on Conciliation with America", Edmund Burke.
- "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)", Isaac D'Israeli.
- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.