- The definition of unconscionable is outrageous or unreasonable.
An example of unconscionable is a boyfriend who punches his girlfriend in the face during a dinner party; an unconscionable action.
unconscionable definition by Webster's New World
- not guided or restrained by conscience; unscrupulous
- unreasonable, excessive, or immoderate
- not fair or just; outrageous: unconscionable demands
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- unconscionably adverb
unconscionable definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Not restrained by conscience; unscrupulous: unconscionable behavior.
- Beyond prudence or reason; excessive: unconscionable spending.
- un·conˈscion·a·ble·ness noun
- un·conˈscion·a·bly adverb
unconscionable - Legal Definition
So harmful to the interests of one of the parties to an agreement or contract as to make that paper unenforceable and, therefore, null and void.