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Unneighborly   Listen
Unneighborly  adv.  Not in a neighborly manner.

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"Unneighborly" Quotes from Famous Books

... class of small planters at the South; and yet, seeing polygamy practiced by his own slaves, he made no effort to prevent it. He told me that if he should object to his darky cohabiting with the Colonel's negress, it would be regarded as unneighborly, and secure him the enmity of the whole district! And still we are told that ...
— The Continental Monthly, Vol. 2, No. 2, August, 1862 - Devoted to Literature and National Policy • Various

... raised such reports of her. She told me yes, with all her heart, desiring that God would give her a heart to be more humble under such a providence; and, further, she said she was willing to do any good she could to those who had done unneighborly by her. Also this I have taken notice, that she would deny herself to do a neighbor ...
— Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II • Charles Upham

... mother with a slight tone of irritation in her voice, "that was very good of you, but of course that was not my going, and if I should let to-day pass without going to see her, when I have just heard of her illness, it would be unfriendly and unneighborly and ...
— Nerves and Common Sense • Annie Payson Call

Words linked to "Unneighborly" :   unneighborliness, unfriendly, unneighbourly

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