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. 2013.

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  • 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. Merriam Webster. 1996. impermissible …   Law dictionary

  • 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 — 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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