non-U Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “non-U” in the English Dictionary

"non-U" in British English

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uk   /ˌnɒnˈjuː/  us   /ˌnɑːn-/ UK old-fashioned
Behaviour or ​ways of ​speaking that are non-U would not be ​consideredacceptable by ​people of high ​socialclass.
(Definition of non-U from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “non-U”
in Chinese (Simplified) (行为或说话方式)不合于上层阶级的意愿…
in Chinese (Traditional) (行為或說話方式)上層階級所不能接受的…
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