Simple Definition of inhospitable
: not generous and friendly to guests or visitors
: having an environment where plants, animals, or people cannot live or grow easily
: not ready or willing to accept or consider something
Full Definition of inhospitable
1 : not showing hospitality : not friendly or receptive
2 : providing no shelter or sustenance <an inhospitable environment>
Examples of inhospitable
It's very inhospitable of him to be so rude to strangers.
<the proposal received an unexpectedly inhospitable response from the city council>
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