unchivalrous
adjective Date: 1830 not chivalrous ; lacking in chivalry <
an unchivalrous rivalry
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unchivalrously adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unchivalrous — index ignoble, illiberal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • unchivalrous — (adj.) 1821, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + CHIVALROUS (Cf. chivalrous). Related: Unchivalrously. Alternative unchivalric is recorded from 1851 …   Etymology dictionary

  • unchivalrous — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unchivalrous — adj.; unchivalrously, adv.; unchivalrousness, n. * * * …   Universalium

  • unchivalrous — adjective Not chivalrous …   Wiktionary

  • unchivalrous — adj. not chivalrous, not gentlemanly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unchivalrous — adjective (of a man) discourteous, especially towards women. Derivatives unchivalrously adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • unchivalrous — un·chivalrous …   English syllables

  • unchivalrous — /ʌnˈʃɪvəlrəs/ (say un shivuhlruhs) adjective not chivalrous. –unchivalrously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • unchivalrous — adj. not chivalrous; rude. Derivatives: unchivalrously adv …   Useful english dictionary

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