unknightly

[ uhn-nahyt-lee ]
/ ʌnˈnaɪt li /

adjective

unworthy of a knight.
not like a knight.

adverb

in a manner unworthy of a knight.

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Origin of unknightly

1375–1425; late Middle English (adj.); see un-1, knightly
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