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as in ruthless
having or showing a lack of sympathy or tender feelings gave them an unsympathetic look and pointed out that they'd brought the problem on themselves

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as in hostile
marked by opposition or ill will a bohemian artist who found the unsympathetic environment of the small town too much to bear

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as in unfavorable
opposed to one's interests an unsympathetic reaction to her proposal to ban trans fats from the company cafeteria

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“Unsympathetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unsympathetic. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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