ungracious

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adjective un·gra·cious \ˌən-ˈgrā-shəs\

Definition of ungracious

  1. 1 archaic :  wicked

  2. 2 :  not courteous :  rude <ungracious treatment>

  3. 3 :  not pleasing :  disagreeable <an ungracious task>

ungraciously

adverb

ungraciousness

noun

Examples of ungracious in a sentence

  1. There's no need to be ungracious about it.

  2. <we were taken aback by our aunt's ungracious reply to the invitation we had sent her>

13th Century

First Known Use of ungracious

13th century


UNGRACIOUS Defined for English Language Learners

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adjective un·gra·cious \ˌən-ˈgrā-shəs\

Definition of ungracious for English Language Learners

  • : not polite or respectful : not gracious


UNGRACIOUS Defined for Kids

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adjective un·gra·cious \ˌən-ˈgrā-shəs\

Definition of ungracious for Students

  1. :  not kind or polite



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