uncharitable

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adjective un·char·i·ta·ble \ˌən-ˈcha-rə-tə-bəl\

Definition of uncharitable

  1. :  lacking in charity :  severe in judging :  harsh uncharitable comments

uncharitableness

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uncharitably

play \ˌən-ˈcha-rə-tə-blē\ adverb

Examples of uncharitable in a Sentence

  1. an uncharitable couple who wouldn't even donate food to needy families at Thanksgiving

  2. an uncharitable attitude towards people who give in to alcohol or other temptations

15th Century

First Known Use of uncharitable

15th century


UNCHARITABLE Defined for English Language Learners

uncharitable

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Definition of uncharitable for English Language Learners

  • : very harsh in judging others : not charitable


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