unduly

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adverb un·du·ly \ˌən-ˈdü-lē, -ˈdyü-\

Definition of unduly

  1. :  in an undue manner :  excessively an unduly harsh punishment unduly sensitive

Examples of unduly in a sentence

  1. taxes that unduly burden homeowners

  2. The punishment was unduly harsh.

14th Century

First Known Use of unduly

14th century


UNDULY Defined for English Language Learners

unduly

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adverb un·du·ly \ˌən-ˈdü-lē, -ˈdyü-\

Definition of unduly for English Language Learners

  • : to an extreme, unreasonable, or unnecessary degree


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unduly

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adverb un·du·ly \ˌən-ˈdü-lē, -ˈdyü-\

Legal Definition of unduly

  1. :  in an undue manner :  to an excessive degree unduly influenced the testator



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