unhelpful Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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uk   us   /ʌnˈhelp.fəl/
C1 not ​improving a ​difficultsituation: The ​instructions were ​badly written and unhelpful. I don't need any more of ​your unhelpful ​advice!B2 not ​wanting to ​help someone, in a way that ​seemsunfriendly: The ​shopassistant was ​rude and unhelpful.
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