- un- + princely (Wiktionary)
“On the very same day I found books by Thoreau, Petronius, and Bernard Shaw, each for same unprincely price.”
“Rigg leapt to his feet and let out a boyish, privick, unprincely hoot of happiness.”
“Nor would the unprincely wretch marry her till he was in possession of the crown, that he might not be supposed to owe it to her claim.”
“Wicked sons have sprung from the noble race of David, and princes ought not to disgrace themselves by unprincely vices.”
“Over opposite, and crowning the height where the little town of Nemi perches, frowns the old feudal castle of the Colonna, with its tall, round tower, where many a princely family has dwelt and many an unprincely act has been done.”
“Disguised as the prince, to conceal the identity of the real prince at Oxford, he is served by the merry nobles and proves himself humorously unprincely.”
“We can't do such an unprincely thing as take service with you," said”
“The Duke simulated his profound regret, but when Louis 'back was turned made a most unprincely and most uncourtly grimace at his royal uncle, which set them all a-laughing.”
“But the next moment he was himself disturbed by it, and showed discomposure; for this was the only service he had been permitted to do with his own hands during the meal, and he did not doubt that he had done a most improper and unprincely thing.”
“When the Duke of Prussia endeavoured once more in a friendly way to dissuade him from his purpose, for the honour of the house of Brandenburg, he replied, 'Wicked sons have sprung from the noble race of David, and princes ought not to disgrace themselves by unprincely vices.”
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