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unrespectable

(ˌʌnrɪˈspɛktəbəl)
adj
not able to be respected
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Adj.1.unrespectable - unworthy of respectunrespectable - unworthy of respect      
respectable - characterized by socially or conventionally acceptable morals; "a respectable woman"
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Therefore the more they use this unsavory references or unrespectable references to Prime Minister Narendra Modi the more Modi gets endured to the people of India and Gujarat.
Nigel Farage was also an important factor in the victory of Brexit because he was an early, brave, and eloquent advocate of a cause that, while it was treated as unrespectable and even lunatic by most elite institutions, including the BBC, consistently scored above 30% throughout 40 years of opinion polling.
In the 1850s, polite society still regarded the profession as unrespectable.
I further argue that certain modes of female behaviour, premised on the margins as deviant or unrespectable, are necessary correlatives of the socially-preferred propriety which operates in the Nigeria of the novel, and indeed more widely.
The growing incidence of pancreatic cancer (especially pNET) and increasing adoption of sunitinib malate in patients with unrespectable, locally advanced, or metastatic pNET are the major factors driving the sunitinib malate market for pancreatic cancer in G7 Countries.
But it is also a book about the unrespectable and the unwanted, as well as the rest of us--the shocked onlookers at the horrible things that horrible governments do to people.
4) When around 200 Tertullian wrote the first Christian treatise on a virtue, it was not about one of the classic quartet of manly virtues--prudence, justice, temperance, and fortitude; it was about patience, unrespectable patience.
Collectors of ephemera were able to document such investments, situating theater as part of a wider media ecology and traffic in sociability, constructing histories that, because they tended towards the encyclopedic, could accommodate theater in all its diversity, including unrespectable or illegitimate forms.
You can finish your life in an unrespectable way or you can finish your life in a respectable way.
A great source of anxiety around public space is the risk of being confused as an ' unrespectable ' woman.
The book was printed in 1781 by the Moldovan Metropolitan Church printing house and it contains, even from the front page, statements such as: "humbled clothing and good balance is the first element for equipoise and strengthening peoples' homes, and those who overcome the basic things face debts, poverty, despair and many other unrespectable and deleterious things that will happen first in their homes and then to their friends" (8).
Walton, "Respectability Takes a Holiday: Disreputable Behaviour at the Victorian Seaside," Unrespectable Recreations.