Definición de untoward en inglés:

untoward

Saltos de línea: un|to¦ward
Pronunciación: /ʌntəˈwɔːd
 
, ʌnˈtəʊəd
 
/

adjetivo

Derivativos

untowardly

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The replacement, Enduring Freedom, was well-received in U.S. mass media, an irony-free zone where only the untowardly impertinent might suggest that some people had no choice other than to endure the Pentagon's freedom to bomb.
  • But I thought afterwards that I should outline to myself and people reading this blog why I am so sceptical of the EU - seeing as I don't like to appear untowardly negative or a begrudger of people's genuine aims.
  • Even the youngish people around me seemed untowardly geeky and uncool, like their mothers had dressed them all.

untowardness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • One has to wonder at the possible untowardness of the caption beneath the shooter on page 47 of the Jan / Feb 2004 issue.
  • His untowardness is the effect of environment, an effect for which ‘society’ is somehow responsible.
  • They all talked to her as though she was simply obstinate and a fool, not perceiving, as she did herself, that the untowardness of her fortune had prescribed this destiny for her.

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