What does unbecoming mean?

Definitions for unbecomingˌʌn bɪˈkʌm ɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unbecoming.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. indecent, indecorous, unbecoming, uncomely, unseemly, untoward(adj)

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

    "was buried with indecent haste"; "indecorous behavior"; "language unbecoming to a lady"; "unseemly to use profanity"; "moved to curb their untoward ribaldry"


  1. unbecoming(Adjective)

    Not flattering, attractive or appropriate.

  2. unbecoming(Adjective)

    Not in keeping with the expected standards of one's position.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unbecoming(adj)

    not becoming; unsuitable; unfit; indecorous; improper

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unbecoming

    un-bē-kum′ing, adj. not becoming: unsuited to the wearer, the place, &c.: not befitting, indecorous, improper.—adv. Unbecom′ingly.—n. Unbecom′ingness.

  2. Unbecoming

    un-bē-kum′ing, n. the transition from existence to non-existence.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbecoming in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbecoming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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