inhospitality

[ in-hos-pi-tal-i-tee, in-hos- ]
/ ˌɪn hɒs pɪˈtæl ɪ ti, ɪnˌhɒs- /

noun

lack of hospitality; inhospitable attitude toward or treatment of visitors, guests, etc.

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Origin of inhospitality

From theLatin word inhospitālitās, dating back to 1560–70. See in-3, hospitality
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British Dictionary definitions for inhospitality

inhospitality
/ (ˌɪnhɒspɪˈtælɪtɪ, ɪnˌhɒs-) /

noun

the state or attitude of being inhospitable or unwelcoming
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