French translation of 'unbecoming'
1. (= unseemly) [language, behaviour, conduct] malséant(e) ⧫ inconvenant(e)
to be unbecoming of sb être indigne de qn
to be unbecoming to sb être indigne de qn
2. (= unflattering) [garment] peu seyant(e)
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"This wasting away in the trenches, you don't think it's a bit unbecoming ?THE BRONZE HORSEMAN (2001)
`It could be considered unbecoming in an officer and a gentleman if you went back on your word.TANK OF SERPENTS (2001)
He had acted in a manner unbecoming a human being by keeping something from her.THE OPEN DOOR (2001)
Second, it is unbecoming for her not to be accompanied by someone to look after her, as she is a woman of rank.KARA KUSH (2001)
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