unpresidential love

Definitions

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  • adj. In a manner inappropriate for a president.

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  • adj. not presidential

Etymologies

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un- +‎ presidential

Examples

  • Palin is indeed pursuing a somewhat unconventional pre-campaign, what might even be described as an unpresidential campaign.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Not everyone was thrilled by the prospect; some found the idea unpresidential, and others simply think this particular president risks being overexposed.

    USATODAY.com News - Top Stories

  • Naturally, and it was expected, longtime GOP workhorse Mary Matalin expounded on how disappointed and offended she was with the speech, and actually used the word "unpresidential" to describe it.

    Michael Russnow: Obama Asks Pundits Not to Skew Words: But That's What They Did

  • In an appearance on "The Tonight Show," McCain took a swipe at Sarah Palin's "unpresidential" reality TV show and even went after the former Alaska Governor's daughter, Bristol Palin.

    Meghan McCain Wants To 'Kick Obama's Ass' In 2012

  • After making an aside about Sarah Palin, calling her reality show "unpresidential," McCain then turned her sass toward the former Alaska Governor's daughter and "Dancing With The Stars" contestant, Bristol Palin, and news that she hadn't voted in the election.

    Meghan McCain: Christine O'Donnell Is 'Out Of Her Frickin' Mind' (VIDEO)

  • This childish reflex provoked The Wall Street Journal to editorialize that "McCain untethered" -- disconnected from knowledge and principle -- had made a "false and deeply unfair" attack on Cox that was "unpresidential" and demonstrated that McCain "doesn't understand what's happening on Wall Street any better than Barack Obama does."

    Joseph Romm: Erratic McCain Parachutes into Temperament Narrative

  • This childish reflex provoked the Wall Street Journal to editorialize that "McCain untethered" -- disconnected from knowledge and principle -- had made a "false and deeply unfair" attack on Cox that was "unpresidential" and demonstrated that McCain "doesn't understand what's happening on Wall Street any better than Barack Obama does."

    Danielle Celena Belton: The George Will Revolt

  • It's OK for Clinton to be "unpresidential" during the war effort- that ain't a big deal- but during a Democrat primary!

    Fred Thompson: "Today I have withdrawn my candidacy for president of the United States."

  • This comes after the Wall Street Journal labels McCain's call for the resignation of SEC Chairman Christopher Cox "unpresidential," demonstrating that McCain "doesn't understand what's happening on Wall Street any better than Barack Obama does." reports, "has made some fellow Republicans unhappy" about "his election year migration toward more government control of the economy."

    The Moderate Voice

  • She's displayed the most "unpresidential" behavior I've seen in recent memory from a of The Charleston Daily Mail (Right) urges his fellow G. O.P.'ers to seems to see and feel the same hypocrisy I do in this whole "shocker"

    The Gun Toting Liberal

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