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Adjective
Unexpected and inappropriate or inconvenient
“However, the steady, stable nature of the industry means shareholders receive few untoward profit surprises.”
Adjective
Not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation
“… unfortunately, one of the symptoms of dementia can be a tendency to make untoward and often shocking remarks.”
Adjective
Given to resisting authority or another's control
“… tried to reason with the untoward child.”
Adjective
Unfavourable, adverse, or disadvantageous
“… achieved great success as an artist despite growing up in a very untoward milieu.”
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