kindless

[ kahynd-lis ]
/ ˈkaɪnd lɪs /
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adjective

lacking kindness; unkind; unsympathetic.
Obsolete. unnatural; inhuman.

Nearby words

  1. kindergartner,
  2. kindhearted,
  3. kindheartedly,
  4. kindjal,
  5. kindle,
  6. kindlessly,
  7. kindliness,
  8. kindling,
  9. kindly,
  10. kindness

Origin of kindless

Middle English word dating back to 1150–1200; see origin at kind1, -less

Related formskind·less·ly, adverb

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Examples from the Web for kindless

  • It was a sad, gloomy, kindless November night, when Godfrey arrived in London.

    Mary Marston|George MacDonald


British Dictionary definitions for kindless

kindless

/ (ˈkaɪndlɪs) /

adjective archaic

heartless
against nature; unnatural
Derived Formskindlessly, adverb

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