Simple Definition of unbecoming
: not attractive : not becoming
: not appropriate or acceptable for a person in a particular job or position
Full Definition of unbecoming
: not becoming <an unbecoming dress>; especially : not according with the standards appropriate to one's position or condition of life <unbecoming conduct>
Examples of unbecoming in a sentence
That color is very unbecoming on her.
<boorish behavior that is unbecoming to an officer>
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Synonym Discussion of unbecoming
UNBECOMING Defined for Kids
Definition of unbecoming for Students
: not suitable or proper : not becoming <unbecoming clothes> <unbecoming behavior>
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