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adj. - Lacking the behavior or manner or style considered proper for a refined woman.

Usage examples (36)
  • Arya and Sansa argue over the former's "unladylike" behavior on the journey.
  • Girls of my generation didn't generally play sports, as it was considered sort of "unladylike".
  • He quotes Wells saying that she was "unladylike" at a baseball game and moved by the character of Koko in The Mikado.
  • When Godiva saw where we were, she said something almost unladylike, which is unusual for a gobliness. " for more
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