impermissible impermissible  /ˌɪm pər ˈmɪ sɪ bəl/


  1. (adj) not permitted
  2. (adj) not allowable


  • This, they said, is tantamount to introducing God into the process, an impermissible injection of religion into the classroom.


  1. Shapiro takes jab at NCAA from jail

    Former University of Miami booster Nevin Shapiro criticized the NCAA's enforcement division in a story published Wednesday by Sports Illustrated. The magazine examined the NCAA enforcement division and the questions it has faced since Shapiro's allegations of providing thousands of impermissible benefits to Hurricanes athletes came to light in 2011. Speaking from a federal prison in Oakdale, La ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

  2. More Nevin Shapiro allegations reportedly coming forward

    Miami is reportedly set to meet with the NCAA’s Committee on Infractions for the Nevin Shapiro case this week, but the former university booster who allegedly provided numerous impermissible benefits to UM athletes is apparently still talking to anyone willing to listen. The Miami Herald‘s Barry Jackson reports that Shapiro is alleging more misconduct in…
    on June 9, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk

  3. Press Box: Mississippi State football put on probation

    Mississippi State's football program was placed on probation until June 2015 and stripped of two scholarships per season by the NCAA for improper contact with a top recruit, who received impermissible benefits from a booster.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The SportsXchange via Yahoo! Sports

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