unaccommodating

adjective
un·​ac·​com·​mo·​dat·​ing | \ ˌən-ə-ˈkä-mə-ˌdā-tiŋ How to pronounce unaccommodating (audio) \

Definition of unaccommodating

: not providing or inclined to provide help or assistance : not helpful or accommodating … they were just as stupid and unaccommodating as men.— Rudyard Kipling

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Other Words from unaccommodating

unaccommodatingly adverb

Examples of unaccommodating in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Instead, truculent and unaccommodating regimes and movements proliferated. Yoram Hazony, WSJ, "There’s No Such Thing as an ‘Illiberal’," 4 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of unaccommodating

1790, in the meaning defined above

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“Unaccommodating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unaccommodating. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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