Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To remove from or deprive of the office of sheriff.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb rare To depose from the office of sheriff.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To depose from the office of sheriff.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ sheriff

Examples

  • Mr. Holt was staring at Leslie Beaton with the most unsheriff-like look Chan ever remembered having seen in his long career.

    Keeper of the Keys

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