Synonyms of indefensible in English:

indefensible


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adjective

1‘indefensible cruelty’

SYNONYMS

inexcusable, unjustifiable, unjustified, unpardonable, unforgivable, inexpiable

uncalled for, unprovoked, gratuitous, without justification, without cause, without reason, unreasonable, unnecessary

regrettable, unacceptable, unworthy, remiss, blameworthy, culpable, reprehensible, censurable, unwarrantable

excessive, immoderate, unconscionable, outrageous

ANTONYMS

justifiable, excusable

2‘an indefensible system of dual justice’

SYNONYMS

untenable, insupportable, unsustainable, unwarrantable, unwarranted, unjustifiable, unjustified, unsound, ill-founded, unfounded, groundless, baseless, flimsy, weak, shaky, flawed, faulty, defective, invalid, specious, arbitrary, implausible, absurd, illogical, irrational, preposterous, senseless, unacceptable

ANTONYMS

tenable

3‘an indefensible island’

SYNONYMS

undefendable, defenceless, undefended, unfortified, unguarded, unprotected, unshielded, unarmed, without arms, without weapons, without defences

vulnerable, exposed, assailable, open to attack, wide open, open, endangered, in danger, in peril, in jeopardy, at risk, insecure

rare pregnable

ANTONYMS

defensible, well protected