unbecoming

[uhn-bi-kuhm-ing]
adjective
detracting from one's appearance, character, or reputation; unattractive or unseemly: an unbecoming hat; unbecoming language.

Origin:
1590–1600; un-1 + becoming

unbecomingly, adverb
unbecomingness, noun


unapt, unsuitable, unfit. See improper.
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unbecoming (ˌʌnbɪˈkʌmɪŋ)
 
adj (when postpositive, usually foll by of or an object)
1.  unsuitable or inappropriate, esp through being unattractive: an unbecoming hat
2.  not proper or seemly (for): manners unbecoming a lady
 
unbe'comingly
 
adv
 
unbe'comingness
 
n

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unbecoming
1598, from un- (1) "not" + becoming "fitting" (see become).
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Example sentences
His infractions included conduct unbecoming an officer, using intemperate
  language and being drunk on duty.
Although one sympathized with government workers but the behavior that is
  accompanying the strike is unbecoming.
Your rush to judgement is unbecoming to you and is sadly reminiscent of others
  who posts here and should remain nameless.
Calling any sovereign country a bully is unbecoming of an esteemed publication.
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