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English definition of “unwarranted”

unwarranted

adjective     /ʌnˈwɒr.ən.tɪd/ US  /-ˈwɔːr.ən.t̬ɪd/ formal
not having a good reason and therefore annoying or unfair: People need to be protected against such unwarranted intrusions into their private lives by journalists.Too much and unnecessary
(Definition of unwarranted adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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