Definition of unladylike in English:

unladylike

Line breaks: un|lady¦like
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈleɪdɪlʌɪk
 
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adjective

  • Not appropriate for or typical of a well-bred, decorous woman: Sharon gave an unladylike snort he thought it was unladylike for his daughter to work on a farm
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    • She was failing miserably though as I heard her snort in an unladylike manner.
    • Charlotte snorted in a very unladylike manner.
    • Unlike her somewhat clumsy, unladylike friend, Crystal was a born Lady.

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