Unacademic vs Unacademically - What's the difference?

unacademic | unacademically |

As an adjective unacademic

is not academic.

As an adverb unacademically is

in an unacademic way.




(en adjective)
  • Not academic.
  • * 1913 , John Bertram Andrews, The American Labor Legislation Review
  • Some unacademic enthusiastic upright soul called it a pear because it happened to remind him of a pear, though it is really a cactus-berry.
  • * 1990 , S N Mukherji, Satya Pal Ruhela, Rajendra Pal Singh, Trends in Modern Indian Education
  • They have to cope with the unacademic behaviour of faculty and administration...
  • * 2007 , Frank Ernest Hill, Listen and Learn: Fifteen Years of Adult Education on the Air
  • But today a quiet educator entering for the first time this world of radio will be alarmed by its unacademic atmosphere. Brisk technicians will elbow him...




    (en adverb)
  • In an unacademic way.