unmannerly

adverb
un·​man·​ner·​ly | \ ˌən-ˈma-nər-lē How to pronounce unmannerly (audio) \

Definition of unmannerly

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: in an unmannerly fashion

unmannerly

adjective

Definition of unmannerly (Entry 2 of 2)

: not mannerly : discourteous

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Adjective

unmannerliness \ ˌən-​ˈma-​nər-​lē-​nəs How to pronounce unmannerly (audio) \ noun

Examples of unmannerly in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of unmannerly

Adverb

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unmannerly was in the 15th century

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“Unmannerly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmannerly. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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unmannerly

adjective
un·​man·​ner·​ly | \ ˌən-ˈma-nər-lē How to pronounce unmannerly (audio) \

Kids Definition of unmannerly

: not having or showing good manners

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