unpriestly


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unpriestly

(ʌnˈpriːstlɪ)
adj, -lier or -liest
not befitting a priest
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Adj.1.unpriestly - not priestly; unbefitting a priest; "unpriestly behavior"
priestlike, priestly - befitting or characteristic of a priest or the priesthood; "priestly dedication to the people of his parish"
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Whether "naked getting high on the mattress" with the 'Honeybear' of the title, lusting after a girl in a "wedding dress someone was probably murdered in" or singing to "the girl who just almost died in my house", FJM treads an unpriestly path through a chaotic lifestyle, while a 'Josh Tillman' character even crops up to savage one ill-judged partner.
The movements of Mulligan's mouth, in the process of being shaven, are also emphasized in the parodic liturgy, especially in his unpriestly oath, "blood and ounds.
4 million from the parish till to support a distinctly unpriestly lifestyle--highlighted the problem.