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ill–natured

adjective ill–na·tured \-ˈnā-chərd\

: not friendly or pleasant

Full Definition of ILL-NATURED

2
:  having a bad disposition :  cross, surly
ill–na·tured·ly adverb

First Known Use of ILL-NATURED

1605
ILL-NATURED Defined for Kids

ill–natured

adjective ill–na·tured \ˈil-ˈnā-chərd\

Definition of ILL-NATURED for Kids

:  having or showing an unfriendly nature <an ill-natured remark>

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