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Synonyms for unseemly
ʌnˈsim liun·seem·ly

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  1. unseemlyadjective

    Antonyms:
    seemly

  2. unseemlyadjective

    He was drunk and made some very unseemly comments.

    Antonyms:
    seemly

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unseemly

    Synonyms:
    unbecoming, indecorous, unsuitable, unfit, unbefitting

Princeton's WordNet

  1. indecent, indecorous, unbecoming, uncomely, unseemly, untowardadjective

    not in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society

    "was buried with indecent haste"; "indecorous behavior"; "language unbecoming to a lady"; "unseemly to use profanity"; "moved to curb their untoward ribaldry"

    Synonyms:
    indelicate, indecorous, inauspicious, untoward, unbecoming, indecent, uncomely, adverse

    Antonyms:
    proper

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unseemlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    improper, indecorous, unbecoming, unmeet, unfit, unbefitting, indecent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unseemlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    unbecoming, improper, indecorous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "unseemly":

    inappropriate, improper, undignified

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How to use unseemly in a sentence?

  1. Chuck Schumer:

    It is unseemly to be moving forward so fast on confirming a Supreme Court justice with a lifetime appointment while this big gray cloud of an FBI investigation hangs over the presidency, you can bet if the shoe were on the other foot and a Democratic president was under investigation by the FBI the Republicans would be howling at the moon about filling a Supreme Court seat in such circumstances. Elizabeth Warren added on Twitter :.

  2. Sean Reyes:

    When I saw the dirty, unseemly side of all of that up close as we were working on that case, I started asking my investigators how serious this problem is domestically, like a lot of other Utahns, I was not aware of what was going on under our own noses.

  3. Jean Baptiste Poquelin Molire:

    A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.

  4. Adolf Hitler:

    We are Socialists, we are enemies of the capitalistic economic system for the exploitation of the economically weak, with its unfair salaries, with its unseemly evaluation of a human being according to wealth and property instead of responsibility and performance and we are all determined to destroy this system under all conditions.

  5. Homer:

    It is not unseemly for a man to die fighting in defense of his country.

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