unbeloved

adjective un·be·loved \ ˌən-bi-ˈləvd , -ˈlə-vəd , -bē- \

Definition of unbeloved

: not dearly loved
  • … the woodchuck, an unbeloved, homely, solitary and peaceable creature …
  • —Pete Bodo
  • unbeloved, he was not even … much admired.
  • —Scott Raab

First Known Use of unbeloved

1596

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