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Unwarranted definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

UNWAR'RANTED, a.
1. Not warranted; not authorized.
2. Not ascertained; not assured or certain.
3. Not covenanted to be good, sound, or of a certain quality; as an unwarranted horse.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: incapable of being justified or explained [syn: indefensible, insupportable, unjustifiable, unwarrantable, unwarranted]
2: without a basis in reason or fact; "baseless gossip"; "the allegations proved groundless"; "idle fears"; "unfounded suspicions"; "unwarranted jealousy" [syn: baseless, groundless, idle, unfounded, unwarranted, wild]
3: lacking justification or authorization; "desire for undue private profit"; "unwarranted limitations of personal freedom" [syn: undue, unjustified, unwarranted]

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 unauthorized. 2 unjustified.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Unwarranted Un*war"rant*ed, a. Not warranted; being without warrant, authority, or guaranty; unwarrantable.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you describe something as unwarranted, you are critical of it because there is no need or reason for it. (FORMAL) Any attempt to discuss the issue of human rights was rejected as an unwarranted interference in the country's internal affairs... He accused the police of using unwarranted brutality. ADJ [disapproval]

Moby Thesaurus

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