Definition of unwarranted adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    unwarranted

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ʌnˈwɔrəntəd//
     
    , NAmE//ʌnˈwɑrəntəd//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1not reasonable or necessary; not appropriate synonym unjustified
  2. 2 Much of the criticism was totally unwarranted. They condemned the new law as an unwarranted intrusion into people's private lives.
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