What does unkind mean?

Definitions for unkind
ʌnˈkaɪndun·kind

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unkind(adj)

    lacking kindness

    "a thoughtless and unkind remark"; "the unkindest cut of all"

  2. pitiless, unkind(adj)

    deficient in humane and kindly feelings

Wiktionary

  1. unkind(Adjective)

    Having no race or kindred; childless.

  2. unkind(Adjective)

    Not kind; contrary to nature, or the law of kind or kindred; unnatural.

  3. unkind(Adjective)

    Wanting in kindness, sympathy, benevolence, gratitude, or the like; cruel; harsh; unjust; ungrateful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unkind(adj)

    having no race or kindred; childless

  2. Unkind(adj)

    not kind; contrary to nature, or the law of kind or kindred; unnatural

  3. Unkind(adj)

    wanting in kindness, sympathy, benevolence, gratitude, or the like; cruel; harsh; unjust; ungrateful

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unkind

    un-kīnd′, adj. contrary to kind or nature: wanting in kindness: cruel.—n. Unkīnd′liness, want of kindliness.—adj. Unkīnd′ly, contrary to kind or nature: malignant: not kind.—adv. (Milt.) in a manner contrary to kind or nature: in an unkindly manner: cruelly.—n. Unkīnd′ness, want of kindness or affection: cruelty.—adj. Unkin′dred (obs.), not related.—adv. Unkin′dredly.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unkind in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unkind in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of unkind in a Sentence

  1. Al Capone:

    I’m a kind person, I’m kind to everyone, but if you are unkind to me, then kindness is not what you’ll remember me for.

  2. Kara Richardson Whitely:

    The third one, while it wasn't as glorious and easy as the first one, it was the most moving and life changing because of the fact that I used the hike to understand why over the years I was so unkind to myself with weight, it was about self acceptance; it was about knowing what I've been through and my past.

  3. Nick Clegg:

    It is simply heartbreaking, clearly the results have been immeasurably more crushing and unkind than I could ever have feared.

  4. Letitia Elizabeth Landon:

    Nothing is too unreasonable nor too unkind for selfishness, acted upon by vanity.

  5. Jennifer Aniston:

    I think that it comes from growing up in a household that was destabilized and felt unsafe, watching adults being unkind to each other, and witnessing certain things about human behavior that made me think: I dont want to do that. I dont want to be that. I dont want to experience this feeling Im having in my body right now. I dont want anyone else that I ever come in contact with ever to feel that.

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