Unanswerable vs Unmentionable - What's the difference?

unanswerable | unmentionable |


As adjectives the difference between unanswerable and unmentionable

is that unanswerable is not answerable; impossible to answer while unmentionable is not mentionable.

As a noun unanswerable

is something that cannot be answered.

unanswerable

English

Alternative forms

* unaunswerable (qualifier)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not answerable; impossible to answer.
  • Impossible to dispute or rebut; irrefutable; conclusive.
  • Synonyms

    * (not answerable) answerless * (impossible to dispute) indisputable

    Antonyms

    * (not answerable) answerable * (impossible to dispute) disputable, refutable, inconclusive

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something that cannot be answered.
  • References

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    unmentionable

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not mentionable
  • Derived terms

    * unmentionables * unmentionably