uncharitable

[ uhn-char-i-tuh-buh l ]
/ ʌnˈtʃær ɪ tə bəl /

adjective

deficient in charity; unkind; harsh; unforgiving; censorious; merciless: an uncharitable attitude; an uncharitable neighbor.

Nearby words

  1. unchanged,
  2. unchanging,
  3. uncharacteristic,
  4. uncharge,
  5. uncharged,
  6. uncharted,
  7. unchartered,
  8. unchaste,
  9. unchastely,
  10. unchecked

Origin of uncharitable

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at un-1, charitable

Related formsun·char·i·ta·ble·ness, nounun·char·i·ta·bly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for uncharitable

uncharitable

/ (ʌnˈtʃærɪtəbəl) /

adjective

(of a person, remark, etc) unkind or lacking in generosityan uncharitable criticism
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