undue


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Related to undue: undue delay, Undue hardship
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not yet payable

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not appropriate or proper (or even legal) in the circumstances

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lacking justification or authorization

beyond normal limits

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Can we declare that he acted under undue influence; or, in plainer terms, under the influence of Mrs.
That, Senor, is the place where the news has got to be conveyed without undue delay," he said in an agitated wheeze.
One of the finest poems by Willis -- the very best in my opinion which he has ever written--has no doubt, through this same defect of undue brevity, been kept back from its proper position.
If she ignored his note it would give undue importance to a trivial affair.
Uncle Jerry coughed and stirred in his chair a good deal during Rebecca's recital, but he carefully concealed any undue feeling of sympathy, just muttering, "Poor little soul
A perusal of their journals, as well as the candid acknowledgments of such as have had a seat in that assembly, will inform us, that the members have but too frequently displayed the character, rather of partisans of their respective States, than of impartial guardians of a common interest; that where on one occasion improper sacrifices have been made of local considerations, to the aggrandizement of the federal government, the great interests of the nation have suffered on a hundred, from an undue attention to the local prejudices, interests, and views of the particular States.
Pray put no construction on my words I do not mean they should convey, and give them no undue weight.
According to the draft law made so far, it said, "If any Nepali working in foreign or international public entities provided any graft or undue benefit or agreed to provide such benefits to the foreign officials and officials of public international organisations in exchange for undue benefits, such person would be penalised".
However, he has appealed the Growers and Teacher's associations staging protest demonstration to exercise their legal rights within the bounds of law and without causing undue inconvenience to the citizens or hindrances in the smooth flow of traffic.
Islamabad -- Due to lack of protection of local industry, increasing cost of energy and undue duties, Pakistan's exports have been losing international market very fast and import bill of the country has been increasing.
Expressing anger at the absence of two suspects in the case, the bench remarked that some persons were trying to use undue influence to exert pressure on the court.
In his complaint affidavit, a former barangay councilor Jonathan Bernardo accused Olivarez of causing undue injury to government when it entered into a tax settlement with the Wenceslao group in 2013 granting a P453,374,700.
KARACHI -- A team of the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has recommended the government to impose penalty on K-Electric for undue loadshedding and excessive billing in Karachi.
8) They believed the statute should be invalidated for two reasons: (1) failure to confirm that the legislation was designed to serve a valid state reason, and (2) both the purpose and effect prongs of the Casey undue burden test had been violated.
However, Iowa Code allows the County Auditor to prevent a special election from occurring the same day of a general election if the County Auditor believes there are undue difficulties with administering both elections.