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unethical

(ʌnˈɛθɪkəl)
adj
not ethical; improper: companies involved in unethical practices.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unethical - not conforming to approved standards of social or professional behaviorunethical - not conforming to approved standards of social or professional behavior; "unethical business practices"
wrong - contrary to conscience or morality or law; "it is wrong for the rich to take advantage of the poor"; "cheating is wrong"; "it is wrong to lie"
ethical - conforming to accepted standards of social or professional behavior; "an ethical lawyer"; "ethical medical practice"; "an ethical problem"; "had no ethical objection to drinking"; "Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants"- Omar N. Bradley

unethical

adjective immoral, wrong, improper, illegal, dirty, unfair, shady (informal), dishonest, unscrupulous, under-the-table, unprofessional, disreputable, underhand, unprincipled, dishonourable, not cricket (informal) I thought it was unethical for doctors to operate upon their wives.
legal, moral, proper, ethical, upright, honourable, honest, scrupulous

unethical

adjective
Lacking scruples or principles:
Translations
neetický

unethical

[ˈʌnˈeθɪkəl] ADJpoco ético

unethical

[ˌʌnˈɛθɪkəl] adjcontraire à l'éthique

unethical

adjunmoralisch; (in more serious matters) → unethisch; it’s unethical for a doctor to do thates verstößt gegen das Berufsethos or die Berufsehre, wenn ein Arzt das macht

unethical

[ʌnˈɛθɪkl] adj (methods) → moralmente inaccettabile; (doctor's behaviour) → contrario/a all'etica professionale
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It's time for employers to step up and confront unethical behaviour.
This behaviour will result in bad publicity and the companies may have to wind up their businesses due to the high cost of unethical behaviour.
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