Definitions for ungenerousʌnˈdʒɛn ər əs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ungenerous
lacking in magnanimity
"it seems ungenerous to end this review of a splendid work of scholarship on a critical note"- Times Litt. Sup.; "a meanspirited man unwilling to forgive"
unwilling to spend
"she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds"
Not generous; stingy.
not generous; illiberal; ignoble; unkind; dishonorable
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He who confers a favor should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred and to talk of it, is little different from reproach.
He who receives a favour must retain a recollection of it for all time to come; but he who confers should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid and ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred on him, and to talk of it, is little different from a reproach.
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