Thesaurus / ungenteel

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Sheriff Hallard, that judge so steeled against all difference between rich and poor, genteel or ungenteel, tried them.

Your rich cake allers lies heavy on my pore stomach, but 'twould be ungenteel to refuse.

The Soul of Susan YellamHorace Annesley Vachell

Dealing in second-hand books, half of which were dramatic works, was a business not only irreligious, but ungenteel.

Here then a sense of the supernatural combined with novelty to ungenteel his heart.

"And if they are conceited, and prating, and ungenteel," added Caroline.

Pencil SketchesEliza Leslie

It is not only a most ungenteel practice to cut ham in thick slices, but it much impairs the flavour.

With this sum of money, and a good run of luck which ensued presently, we were enabled to make no ungenteel figure.

Barry LyndonWilliam Makepeace Thackeray

All the periodicals agree that smoking is ungenteel in England.

Home as FoundJames Fenimore Cooper

People said there had not been such an ungenteel death in a good county family for years.

"Oh, I don't know: everything that is unrefined and ungenteel," added she, slily looking up into her father's face.

Wives and DaughtersElizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.