untoward

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Synonyms for untoward

Synonyms for untoward

Synonyms for untoward

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

contrary to your interests or welfare

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And I was certain that even if I kept sitting here till doomsday, absolutely nothing untowardly would happen.
Customs officials claim the journalists acted untowardly, using foul language, and have lodged their own complaint with the judiciary.
The performance of his duties will in no way put him in an advantaged position nor curtail the efficiency or adversely affect the prosecution of his case, and much less untowardly influence the outcome of the judicial proceedings," they said.
Analyzed phytase activity results varied from target but not untowardly (Table 2).
Ruddock said: "We've got to do our best to try to get a referee friendly so that he's not looking to penalise us untowardly to give us any disadvantage.