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Unexpected and inappropriate or inconvenient
“However, the steady, stable nature of the industry means shareholders receive few untoward profit surprises.”
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.”
Given to resisting authority or another's control
“… tried to reason with the untoward child.”
Unfavourable, adverse, or disadvantageous
“… achieved great success as an artist despite growing up in a very untoward milieu.”
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