undignified

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adjective un·dig·ni·fied \ˌən-ˈdig-nə-ˌfīd\

Definition of undignified

  1. :  not dignified :  lacking in dignity or injurious to dignity <undignified behavior> <She did not exactly fall, but she staggered and reeled across the room in a very undignified fashion … — Lucy Maud Montgomery> < … she could not get over the idea that to earn her living was somewhat undignified … — Somerset Maugham>

1716

First Known Use of undignified

1716


UNDIGNIFIED Defined for Kids

undignified

adjective un·dig·ni·fied \ˌən-ˈdig-nə-ˌfīd\

Definition of undignified for Students

  1. :  lacking proper seriousness or self-control in behavior or appearance :  not showing dignity <undignified conduct>


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