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unkindadjective

us   /ʌnˈkɑɪnd/
not kind: He’s made some very unkind remarks about his employer lately.
(Definition of unkind from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"unkind" in British English

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unkindadjective

uk   /ʌnˈkaɪnd/ us   /ʌnˈkaɪnd/
B1 not treating someone very well; not considering someone's feelings: an unkind remark It was unkind of you to take his toy away.

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unkindly
adverb uk   /ʌnˈkaɪnd.li/ us   /ʌnˈkaɪnd.li/
"It makes you look older," she said unkindly.
unkindness
noun [U] uk   /ʌnˈkaɪnd.nəs/ us   /ʌnˈkaɪnd.nəs/
His stepfather showed him nothing but unkindness.
(Definition of unkind from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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