inappreciative

adjective
in·​ap·​pre·​cia·​tive | \ ˌi-nə-ˈprē-shə-tiv How to pronounce inappreciative (audio) , -ˈpri- also -ˈprē-shē-ˌā- \

Definition of inappreciative

: not appreciative inappreciative of their workers

Other Words from inappreciative

inappreciatively adverb
inappreciativeness noun

First Known Use of inappreciative

1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Inappreciative.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inappreciative. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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