unpastoral

adjective
un·​pas·​to·​ral | \ ˌən-ˈpa-st(ə-)rəl How to pronounce unpastoral (audio) \

Definition of unpastoral

: not pastoral: such as
a : not relating to or characteristic of the pastor of a church unpastoral behavior
b : not of or relating to the countryside an unpastoral setting

First Known Use of unpastoral

1593, in the meaning defined above

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“Unpastoral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpastoral. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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