Prepositions after "unbecoming"

unbecoming of, to, for, in or as?

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In 77% of cases unbecoming of is used

It is really unbecoming of you.

That is so unbecoming of a race.

This is unbecoming of an assemblyman.

Therefore, they could not have done anything that was unbecoming of true believers.

That's fairly rude and unbecoming of someone who is in the position you are in, Dax.

Very unbecoming of a former colony, one said -- they must be brought to their knees.

His behaviour should not only be condemned in the strongest of words, but deplored as unbecoming of a president.

Posted by: Kathy May 9, 2012, 4:00 pm 4:00 pm It's so unbecoming of humanity to see so many haters on this thread.

Some of the workers have been fired while on the picket line for ' behaviour unbecoming of an onboard attendant '.

Perpetrators could be charged with conduct unbecoming of an ANC member, or with bringing the party into disrepute.

In 8% of cases unbecoming to is used

If he doesn't believe any of this he is mischievous in a way unbecoming to one his age.

Possibly because I have a lot of yellow in my skin tone, and blue-reds and blue-pinks are hugely unbecoming to me.

I rip the whole thing out, perhaps aggressively and with some language unbecoming to a knitter of my age and station.

But I think Williams was also under the influence of substances unbecoming to a man his age, and I saluted him for that.

So, do you tell your friends? Boasting is so unbecoming to a lady, don't you know? Some consider boasting about money even worse.

He protected them from sin, and from every physical trait unbecoming to them, though as human beings, they ate, drank, slept, and married.

Why is football on the front page? Don't tell me the journalist didn't have an agenda and acted in a way that is unbecoming to journalism.

But he did admit lying to advance a personal agenda, and that's conduct unbecoming to any soldier regardless of their sexual proclivities.

Clerics are to refrain completely from all those things which are unbecoming to their state, according to the prescripts of particular law.

You might argue that such a strong expression of disapproval is unbecoming to a mayor, but that, I would think, should be Menino's own political decision.

In 7% of cases unbecoming for is used

It's unbecoming for a fan but inexcusible for a journalist.

You are aggressive and showing an arrogance unbecoming for a new commenter.

Again, deeply unpleasant and unbecoming for a supposedly liberal newspaper.

Asking outright for donations as is being done nowadays is very unbecoming for a bhikkhu.

Very unbecoming for a top SL diplomat -- I thought this guy had more brains than this! 15.

As a result it is unbecoming for them to be entangled with the allotted funds to the ADP of the Upozila.

He said it would be very unbecoming for MPs if they refused to agree to what the Head of State has assented to.

It's unbecoming for those from afar to laugh at their misery and expect people to respect them as a person with a soul.

It had in consequence become mean and unbecoming for them to beat people in order to get over their sense of failure and inferiority.

Here is a man who is showing his authoritarian tendency, which is unbecoming for someone who holds the highest post in the administration.

In 5% of cases unbecoming in is used

This sort of naivet is rather unbecoming in a critic of Eliot's class.

It is, after all, unbecoming in our society to tempt another woman's mate.

That's certainly conduct unbecoming in the editor of a programme of Newsnight's calibre.

He shared that the Congress has spent crores on these methods that are highly unbecoming in a democracy.

I don't like yobbishness in men but I think it's even more unbecoming in women, just as I think undue vanity is silly in women but much sillier in men.

The reference to better quality sweet wines is a little unbecoming in the context of Noel Pinguet's brilliant track record and fabulous feel for balance.

It is for destruction and it is physically seen, nearly every week one church or the other is attacked and so these attacks are becoming unbecoming in the society.

The point of reference was Bhoke's cozy exploits in the house with Ugandan housemate Ernest and other related issues that the law makers found unbecoming in the previous six seasons of the show.

In 1% of cases unbecoming as is used

I notice that after awhile she started to act differently, hang out with different people and dress unbecoming as a young girl.

DANILO says: 02:33pm 12/10/12 She is totally unbecoming as a PM totally, her rant was so full of venom with a very spiteful tone and uncalled for.

In 1% of cases unbecoming on is used

This is really unbecoming on the part of the Chief Minister.

Yes, it is conduct unbecoming on the part of Gen Asad Durrani.

Blend, Blend Blend! There can be nothing more unbecoming on a face than a blotchy blush.

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