Meaning of “uncalled for” - Learner’s Dictionary

uncalled for

adjective uk us /ʌnˈkɔːldfɔːr/

If an action or remark is uncalled for, it is unfair or unkind:

That was uncalled for, Tess - apologize to your brother.

(Definition of “uncalled for” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)