ungentlemanly

adjective un·gen·tle·man·ly \ ˌən-ˈjen-tᵊl-mən-lē , -ˈje-nᵊl- \

Definition of ungentlemanly

: not conducted in the manner of a gentleman : not noble or chivalrous
  • ungentlemanly behavior
  • I believed it ungentlemanly to inquire in advance what we were about to eat …
  • —Michael Kenyon

First Known Use of ungentlemanly

1562

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