Definition of unneighbourliness in English:



  • See unneighbourly

    • ‘In the first place, there is the implicit criticism of priests - for their unneighbourliness, ungenerosity, legalism, too careful avoidance of ritual impurity.’
    • ‘The unneighbourliness of resident Londoners is a growing problem for the hospitable city.’
    • ‘People living in metropolitan cities bemoan the unneighbourliness of the neighbours.’
    • ‘Such unneighbourliness is not unknown in Catholic circles!’
    • ‘Another man throws his garbage into the next-door lady's garden, and with a straight face complains about her unneighbourliness when she throws it back.’