Dictionary

ill-natured

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

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: illnessPrevious Word in the Dictionary: illmoAll Words Near: ill-natured
March 01, 2015
macaroni Hear it
Tube-shaped pasta or a fop or dandy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears