adjective un·giving \"+\

Definition of ungiving

  1. 1 :  exhibiting parsimony :  frugal, stingy stingy, ungiving people — Vance Packard

  2. 2 :  characterized by rigidity :  adamant, inflexible if the mother is a cold, ungiving, stern and disciplinary one — Carl Binger

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Origin and Etymology of ungiving

1un- + giving, present participle of give

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to criticize severely

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