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unmannerly

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adverb un·man·ner·ly \ ˌən-ˈma-nər-lē \

Definition of unmannerly

:in an unmannerly fashion

First Known Use of unmannerly

15th century


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unmannerly

adjective

Definition of unmannerly

:not mannerly :discourteous

unmannerliness

play \ˌən-ˈma-nər-lē-nəs\ noun

Examples of unmannerly in a Sentence

  1. in an unmannerly disregard for anyone else's comfort, she turned up the heat without saying a word

First Known Use of unmannerly

15th century


UNMANNERLY Defined for Kids

unmannerly

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adjective un·man·ner·ly \ ˌən-ˈma-nər-lē \

Definition of unmannerly for Students

:not having or showing good manners

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