ADJ-GRADED: usu with brd-neg
If you say that someone's words or remarks are not printable, you mean that they are likely to offend people, and are therefore not suitable to be repeated in writing or speech. [JOURNALISM]

His team-mates opened hotel windows, shouting `Jump!' and somewhat less printable banter.

English dictionary. 2008.

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