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unparliamentary

[ uhn-pahr-luh-men-tuh-ree, -tree ]
/ ˌʌn pɑr ləˈmɛn tə ri, -tri /
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adjective
not parliamentary; at variance with or contrary to the methods employed by parliamentary bodies.
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Origin of unparliamentary

First recorded in 1620–30; un-1 + parliamentary

Words nearby unparliamentary

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British Dictionary definitions for unparliamentary

unparliamentary
/ (ˌʌnpɑːləˈmɛntərɪ, -trɪ) /

adjective
not consistent with parliamentary procedure or practice

Derived forms of unparliamentary

unparliamentarily, adverbunparliamentariness, noun
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