HyperDic: unbecoming

English > 1 sense of the word unbecoming:
ADJECTIVEallunbecoming, indecent, indecorous, uncomely, unseemly, untowardnot in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society
unbecoming > pronunciation
Soundsah.nbihkah'mihng; ah.nbiykah'mihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > unbecoming: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningnot in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society.
Example "language unbecoming to a lady"
Synonymsindecent, indecorous, uncomely, unseemly, untoward
Broaderimpropernot suitable or right or appropriate
Spanishindecente, indecoroso
Catalanindecent, indecorós
Nounsunbecomingnessthe quality of being unbecoming
Adverbsunbecominglywithout decorousness

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