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unkind

Definitions of unkind
  1. adjective
    lacking kindness
    “a thoughtless and unkind remark”
    “the unkindest cut of all”
    Synonyms:
    malign
    evil or harmful in nature or influence
    cutting, edged, stinging
    (of speech) harsh or hurtful in tone or character
    harsh, rough
    unkind or cruel or uncivil
    hurtful
    causing hurt
    unkindly, unsympathetic
    lacking in sympathy and kindness
    merciless, unmerciful
    having or showing no mercy
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    Antonyms:
    kind
    having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior
    benign, benignant
    pleasant and beneficial in nature or influence
    considerate
    showing concern for the rights and feelings of others
    good-natured
    having an easygoing and cheerful disposition
    soft
    compassionate and kind; conciliatory
    benignant, gracious
    characterized by kindness and warm courtesy especially of a king to his subjects
    benign
    kindness of disposition or manner
    benevolent, charitable, good-hearted, kindly, large-hearted, openhearted, sympathetic
    showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity
    gentle
    having or showing a kindly or tender nature
    kind-hearted, kindhearted
    having or proceeding from an innately kind disposition
    merciful
    showing or giving mercy
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  2. adjective
    deficient in humane and kindly feelings
    synonyms: pitiless
    inhumane
    lacking and reflecting lack of pity or compassion
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