Definition of 'unkind'
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She tries not to read about herself and avoids all social media, but gets as upset as anyone else when people say unkind things. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Or say anything too unkind about her strange accent. The Sun (2011)We live in a society that is unkind to old people. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The past few years have been unkind to young people buying property on the back of their earnings alone. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The unkind thought crossed your mind that it was something to do with the op that had seen the bolt removed. The Sun (2006)That would be unkind and cruel. The Sun (2015)It's so easy to get into a spiral of dark and unkind thoughts about yourself. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There are a lot of crazy, unkind people on there. The Sun (2016)Sensitive members of the Lords might wonder why people make unkind jokes about their age. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I must have done something very unkind to make him go away and leave me. The Daisy Chain (1837)It's unkind to encourage people to write when there are too many unwanted books in the world already. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Some friends and neighbours have rallied round but others have been unkind, saying we did it ourselves for insurance. The Sun (2013)And if people were unkind, then they weren't worth bothering with. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He taught us to work hard, not to say unkind things about people, and be honest. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Thus, anytime you react by saying something unkind or withdrawing from your spouse, we guarantee you that your heart is closed. Christianity Today (2000)I'm being unkind, you say? Times, Sunday Times (2013)I have been married before and I know that some of my husbands may say unkind things about me. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. unkind is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'unkind'
British English: unkind ADJECTIVE
If you are unkind, you behave in an unpleasant and unfriendly way.
All last summer he'd been unkind to her.
Definition of unkind from the Collins English Dictionary
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