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unmannerly

[ uhn-man-er-lee ]
/ ʌnˈmæn ər li /
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adjective

not mannerly; impolite; discourteous; coarse.

adverb

with ill manners.

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Origin of unmannerly

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

OTHER WORDS FROM unmannerly

un·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 forms of unmannerly

unmannerliness, noun
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