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inhospitable

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adjective in·hos·pi·ta·ble \ˌin-(ˌ)hä-ˈspi-tə-bəl, (ˌ)in-ˈhäs-(ˌ)pi-\

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. 1 :  not showing hospitality :  not friendly or receptive

  2. 2 :  providing no shelter or sustenance <an inhospitable environment>

in·hos·pi·ta·ble·ness noun
in·hos·pi·ta·bly play \-blē\ adverb

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