Sentence Examples


  • Every face bore almost the same smile, expressing unseemly thoughts about the women.
  • The object was to injure Bismarck's reputation, and a very unseemly dispute ensued.
  • Going in state to Ascot the queen was hissed by some ladies as her carriage drove on to the course, and two peeresses, one of them a Tory duchess, were openly accused of this unseemly act.
  • A painstaking police officer, considering the presence of a corpse in his excellency's courtyard unseemly, told the dragoons to take it away.
  • The temple rules do not apply to synagogues, however, and unseemly conduct in them is liable only to civil action.