- petty; small-minded; ungenerous: a meanspirited man, unwilling to forgive.
Origin of meanspirited
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Related Words for meanspiritedmean-spirited, craven, yellow, yielding, base, low, timid, apostate, skulking, chicken, cowardly, mean, servile, weak, afraid, arrant, dastardly, disloyal, faithless, fearful
Examples from the Web for meanspirited
Historical Examples of meanspirited
Father is no artist, he is a trader in music, and he is meanspirited as all tradespeople are.My Austrian Love
They are but few and meanspirited that live in peace with all men.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 1 of 14