ungentle

adjective
un·gen·tle | \ ˌən-ˈjen-tᵊl \

Definition of ungentle 

: not gentle : lacking in softness, delicacy, etc. : harsh, rough an ungentle touch … with the two gentlemen pursuing their ungentle quarrel in magazines, television studios, and courtrooms … —Hendrik Hertzberg

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ungently \ˌən-ˈjent-lē \ adverb
… taking him, not ungently, by the loose front of his red woollen shirt … —Charles Dickens ungently told her no

First Known Use of ungentle

1509, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ungentle was in 1509

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