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unladylike
American English: /ˌənˈleɪdiˌlaɪk/
British English: /ʌnˈleɪdɪlʌɪk/

Translation of unladylike in Spanish:

adjective

  • impropio de una dama ( or señorita etc)
    Example sentences
    • 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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