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How to use unfilial in a sentence

If I am right, I must not stay here and vex him: it would be unfilial.
LONDON'S HEARTB. L. (BENJAMIN LEOPOLD) FARJEON
We do; and I beg your pardon, my father, for the hasty, unfilial words I have spoken.
THE LOST LADY OF LONEE.D.E.N. SOUTHWORTH
The epithet of joli applied to the king has an odd effect, followed as it is by the narrative of his most unfilial conduct.
GAME AND PLAYE OF THE CHESSECAXTON
Cases of sensual excess or of unfilial conduct have been extremely infrequent among the Jews, down to modern times.
CREED AND DEEDFELIX ADLER
Enslavement befell the extravagant wife and unfilial children.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, PART 1, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Slaves were often adopted and if they proved unfilial were reduced to slavery again.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, PART 1, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Alas, that my very last words to him should have been of low, and unfilial triumph!
THE REMARKABLE HISTORY OF SIR THOMAS UPMORE, BART., M.P., FORMERLY KNOWN AS "TOMMY UPMORE"R. D. BLACKMORE
But he saw not the author of his existence; yet no tear bedewed his unfilial eye, though these were the likeliest coaches.
CRIPPS, THE CARRIERR. D. (RICHARD DODDRIDGE) BLACKMORE
In this way she comforted him, and in a measure drew his mind away from the memory of his cruel and unfilial words.
VICTOR OLLNEE'S DISCIPLINEHAMLIN GARLAND
And then our children, who were to be our staff and our crown, so early take their own so wilful and so unfilial way in life.
SAMUEL RUTHERFORDALEXANDER WHYTE

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