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  1. unsportsmanlikeadjective


  2. unsportsmanlikeadjective

    violating the accepted standards of sportsmanship


Princeton's WordNet

  1. cheating(a), dirty, foul, unsporting, unsportsmanlikeadjective

    violating accepted standards or rules

    "a dirty fighter"; "used foul means to gain power"; "a nasty unsporting serve"; "fined for unsportsmanlike behavior"

    just, fair

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  1. Harry Roque:

    It was of course the height of being unsportsmanlike, but at the same time we appreciate that it's something we have to be sorry about because it should never have had happened.

  2. Jason Tadlock:

    Any unsportsmanlike conduct or derogatory comments are not acceptable and not in line with our district’s values.

  3. Tom Brady:

    I do know they probably let me get away with a lot of unsportsmanlike conducts, talking smack to the other team and talking smack to the refs when I don’t think I get the right call, i’m kind of a pain in their a--, if you don’t already know that.

  4. The DFB:

    Independent of the FIFA disciplinary commission's decision, the DFB and the two colleagues in question want to make a clear point of having realized the impact of their unsportsmanlike behavior and already today announce that they will have no function in the pitch side area at the next game of the German team.

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