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unfriendly

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adjective un·friend·ly \-ˈfren(d)-lē\

Simple Definition of unfriendly

  • : not kind or helpful

  • : not showing kind or friendly feelings

  • : harmful or unpleasant

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unfriendly

  1. :  not friendly: as a :  hostile, unsympathetic <an unfriendly nation> b :  inhospitable, unfavorable

Examples of unfriendly in a sentence

  1. They were very unfriendly to us.

  2. <the unfriendly looks quickly warmed when we were recognized as long-unseen relatives>



15th Century

First Known Use of unfriendly

15th century

Rhymes with unfriendly


UNFRIENDLY Defined for Kids

unfriendly

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adjective un·friend·ly \ˌən-ˈfrend-lē\

Definition of unfriendly for Students

unfriendlier

unfriendliest

  1. 1 :  not friendly or kind <an unfriendly glance>

  2. 2 :  not agreeable :  unfavorable <unfriendly conditions>





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