conduct unbecoming


conduct unbecoming
Клише, определяющее неподобающее поведение. Оно имеет военное происхождение. Британские «Статьи о войне» (Articles of War, 1872) — правила управления армией и флотом — гласили: Any officer who shall behave in a scandalous manner, unbecoming the character of an officer and a gentleman, shall... be cashiered (Любой офицер, который ведёт себя вызывающе, неподобающе офицеру и джентльмену, будет выгнан с позором). В морском дисциплинарном законе 1860 г. (The Naval Discipline Act 1860) есть слова conduct unbecoming the character of an officer (действия, неподобающие званию офицера). He got himself involved in all sorts of shady dealings and was eventually sacked for conduct unbecoming. — Он впутался в разные сомнительные делишки и в итоге был уволен за неподобающее поведение.

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  • Conduct unbecoming — Conducting unbecoming may refer to: Conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman, an American military term Conduct Unbecoming (play), a 1969 play by Barry England Conduct Unbecoming (film), a 1975 film adaptation of the play Conduct Unbecoming… …   Wikipedia

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  • Conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman — (or conduct unbecoming for short) is an offense subject to court martial defined in the punitive code, Article 133, of the United States Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ), enacted at 10 U.S.C. § 933. The elements are: That the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Conduct Unbecoming: Gays and Lesbians in the US Military — Conduct Unbecoming: Lesbians and Gays in the US Military from Vietnam to the Persian Gulf War was a non fiction book by Randy Shilts (And the Band Played On), published in 1993 shortly before Shilts 1994 death. The book traces the participation… …   Wikipedia

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  • Conduct Unbecoming (Law & Order) — Conduct Unbecoming Law Order episode Episode no. Season 3 Episode 17 Directed by Arthur W Forney Written by …   Wikipedia

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  • unbecoming — adj. unbecoming of; to (conduct unbecoming to an officer = conduct unbecoming an officer) * * * [ˌʌnbɪ kʌmɪŋ] to (conduct unbecoming to an officer = conduct unbecoming an officer) unbecoming of …   Combinatory dictionary

  • unbecoming — un|be|com|ing [ˌʌnbıˈkʌmıŋ] adj old fashioned 1.) clothes that are unbecoming make you look unattractive = ↑unflattering 2.) behaviour that is unbecoming is shocking or unsuitable unbecoming to ▪ conduct unbecoming to a teacher …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unbecoming — adjective old fashioned 1 clothes that are unbecoming do not make you look attractive: a blouse in an unbecoming green color 2 behaviour that is unbecoming is shocking or unsuitable (+ to): conduct unbecoming to a teacher …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English