Sentence Examples


  • Romas had tossed her in bed more than once over the past three months, though he had stopped lecturing her on how unbecoming a lush was to a man looking for a wife.
  • The serfs were bought, sold, and given in presents, sometimes with the land, sometimes without it, sometimes in families and sometimes individually, sale by public auction being alone forbidden, as " unbecoming in a European state."
  • Having once suspected that he had done anything unbecoming a king by divine right and a gentleman.
  • Severus evidently approves the action of the British and Gaulish bishops, who deemed it unbecoming that they should lie under pecuniary obligation to the emperor.
  • Though other forms of literature might be thought unbecoming to the dignity of a free-born citizen, this was never so with history.

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