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

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"In what way has my behavior been unbecoming?" she said aloud, turning her head swiftly and looking him straight in the face, not with the bright expression that seemed covering something, but with a look of determination, under which she concealed with difficulty the dismay she was feeling.
I say it's unbecoming to be making a joke when you see your own kin going headlongs to ruin."
I call such conduct as this inconsistent and unbecoming in the last degree.
"Yes, I know - conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman - a plain case, too, it seems to me.
She had been particularly unwell, however, suffering from headache to a degree, which made her aunt declare, that had the ball taken place, she did not think Jane could have attended it; and it was charity to impute some of her unbecoming indifference to the languor of illhealth.
Summary: Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): The fear of TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu over the usage of drones to assess the impact of floods is "unbecoming", said YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) MLA and spokesperson Ambati Rambabu on Saturday.
The convener of the group, Chief Tunji Adeoye, in a release through its spokesman, Marufh Bello, said the statement by Tinubu was unbecoming of a true son of Yoruba.
Christopher Tambungan, the EPD chief, 'unjustified and completely unbecoming of an officer of the [Philippine National Police].'
But Tory leadership rival and Home Secretary Sajid Javid said it was "unbecoming" for a president to intervene in an ally's domestic politics.
He said: "I think President Trump should stick to domestic policies, and I think it is unbecoming of a leader of such a great state to keep trying to interfere in other countries' domestic policies."
It's pretty unbecoming of a minister to make such insensitive "jokes" about former Pakistan cricket coach, Woolmer, who died suddenly after Pakistan was eliminated from the 2007 World Cup.
it is unbecoming of a world class cricketer to write about trivial skirmishes.
Author: Anuradha Bhagwati Unbecoming is a raw, unflinching memoir by a former US Marine captain chronicling her journey from dutiful daughter of immigrants to radical activist effecting historic policy reform.
Labor coalition: Tulfo's middle finger response unbecoming but not surprising !-- -- (The Philippine Star) - March 13, 2019 - 3:12pm MANILA, Philippines Special Envoy Ramon Tulfo using his middle finger to respond to his critics is unbecoming but not surprising, Nagkaisa Labor Coalition said Wednesday, saying the gesture "just compounds the mounting list of offenses he has committed against Filipino workers and the Filipino people." Tulfo, who has been under fire for saying Chinese workers are preferred by contractors because Filipino ones are allegedly lazy and inefficient, said in report on GMA News' "24 Oras" that he will not resign since he did nothing wrong.
Jose Chiquito Malayo, PNPA superintendent, said the three cadets were found to have violated a provision of the PNPA Cadet Guide and administrative case on conduct unbecoming of an officer.