unfilial

[ uhn-fil-ee-uhl ]
/ ʌnˈfɪl i əl /

adjective

not befitting a son or daughter; violating the customary obligation of a child to a parent.

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Origin of unfilial

First recorded in 1605–15; un-1 + filial

OTHER WORDS FROM unfilial

un·fil·i·al·ly, adverb
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