unsympathetic

adjective un·sym·pa·thet·ic \ ˌən-ˌsim-pə-ˈthe-tik \
|Updated on: 15 Jul 2018

Definition of unsympathetic

: not given to, marked by, or arising from sympathy : not sympathetic
  • an unsympathetic bystander
  • an unsympathetic review

unsympathetically

play \ˌən-ˌsim-pə-ˈthe-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
    • commenting unsympathetically

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1823

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