unmannerly

[ uhn-man-er-lee ]
/ ʌnˈmæn ər li /

adjective

not mannerly; impolite; discourteous; coarse.

adverb

with ill manners.

Nearby words

  1. unman,
  2. unmanageable,
  3. unmanly,
  4. unmanned,
  5. unmannered,
  6. unmarked,
  7. unmarred,
  8. unmarried,
  9. unmask,
  10. unmatched

Origin of unmannerly

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at un-1, mannerly

Related formsun·man·ner·li·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for unmannerly

unmannerly

/ (ʌnˈmænəlɪ) /

adjective

lacking manners; discourteous

adverb

archaic rudely; discourteously
Derived Formsunmannerliness, noun

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