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Unfilial

Unfilial \Un*fil"ial\, a. Unsuitable to a son or a daughter; undutiful; not becoming a child. -- Un*fil"ial*ly, adv.

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unfilial

a. Not befitting or proper for a son.

Usage examples of "unfilial".

It was more likely that he would be beaten for his unfilial conduct rather than his uncle suffer, and in the end he would go in fear of his life, for if the robbers heard of it, they would kill him for revenge.

Is it true, Lady, that thy father did Such outrages as to awaken in thee Unfilial hate?

Face to face with his father, who, motionless, appeared in his fearful silence to grow taller and taller, he uttered unfilial, almost murderous words.

Esther, his daughter and heir, was unfilial enough to leave the wish of her father unfulfilled.

Janet Helvetia, though she had expressed disapproval of such unfilial attitude, had in secret sympathised.

Reverend Eldred pursed his lips in disapproval, and without thinking cast a wary look at the changeling, as if that creature might be adversely affected in its role as his child by overhearing such unfilial talk.

She instantly balanced matters between herself and the incautiously smiling Liz and the laughing unfilial Ned.

Hamlet has his great confrontation with his mother, and treats her to a most unfilial roughness of tongue.

If my unfilial heart sinfully railed against the cruel injustice of my father, it was never guilty of such treachery towards you.

It was more likely that he would be beaten for his unfilial conduct rather than his uncle suffer, and in the end he would go in fear of his life, for if the robbers heard of it, they would kill him for revenge.

         The problem of what Hamlet did with Polonius, said Brocky, had been neglected because so many other matters of greater immediate interest were raised by the famous scene (Act Three, scene four) where Hamlet has his great confrontation with his mother, and treats her to a most unfilial roughness of tongue.

Young Mr Haswell, betraying an unfilial delight in this novel aspect of his parent, gave a shout of laughter, and gasped: 'Dad!