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Very bitterly he thought of the unneighborly conduct of that woman and her cubs.

If it were merely a question of right, it would be unneighborly to insist.

But the "neighbor" did not answer, being engaged in the unneighborly act of covering him with a cocked pistol.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, from neighbor (n.) + -ly (1). Earlier as an adverb (1520s), while an earlier adjective form was neighborlike (late 15c.). Related: Neighborliness, which ousted earlier neighborship (mid-15c.).

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