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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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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.
Walton, "Respectability Takes a Holiday: Disreputable Behaviour at the Victorian Seaside," Unrespectable Recreations.
Therefore, possibility of presence of colinearity among these variables is not unrespectable.
He knows there are respectable and unrespectable people.
They saw soccer (and perhaps still do) as being in many ways "alien" to Wales, an imported proletarian game played by the unrespectable "hooligan classes", conveniently overlooking the fact that rugby union originated in England and was brought into Wales by upper-middle class hooligan types in public schools such as Llandovery College.
Baxter's mature vision of the Muse is as an intensely anarchic, unrespectable figure.
This virtuosic ability denotes promiscuity and is often deemed as erotic and unrespectable.
Perceptions of the informal economy were also associated with masculinity, violence, and behavior that some blacks considered immoral and unrespectable.
Continental drift theory was unrespectable for even longer, until evidence accumulated on its behalf and plate tectonics provided a causal mechanism (Wikipedia.