Definition of 'unsympathetic'

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Synonyms of "unsympathetic"
Synonyms of "unsympathetic"
French Translation of "unsympathetic"
French Translation of "unsympathetic"
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Example sentences containing 'unsympathetic'

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White has written a sympathetic and balanced account of an unsympathetic and unbalanced character. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We have our sympathetic characters doing unsympathetic things and vice versa. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The doctor was largely unsympathetic and sent me away with some paracetamol. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Many sufferers have found their doctors unhelpful and unsympathetic when they first sought help. Mill, Wendy Chalmers Repetitive Strain Injury (1994)Without wishing to appear unsympathetic, this seems surprisingly tolerant. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These songs are also a ruse, winning the audience over to unsympathetic characters with a bit of modern familiarity. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Over a period of time this frustration can wear down the carers' understanding to the point where they seem to become unsympathetic. Wilkinson, Steve M.E. and You - a self-help plan (1988)I don't think she's an entirely unsympathetic character. The Sun (2015)

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Used Occasionally. unsympathetic is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'unsympathetic'

British English: unsympathetic ADJECTIVE
unkind If someone is unsympathetic, they are not kind or helpful to a person in difficulties.
Her husband was unsympathetic and she felt she had no one to turn to.
  • American English: unsympathetic
  • Brazilian Portuguese: antipático
  • Chinese: 无同情心的
  • European Spanish: poco comprensivo
  • French: peu compatissantN
  • German: abweisend
  • Italian: poco comprensivo
  • Japanese: 冷淡な
  • Korean: 인정 없는
  • European Portuguese: antipático
  • Latin American Spanish: poco comprensivo
British English: unsympathetic ADJECTIVE
unsupportive If you are unsympathetic to a particular idea or aim, you are not willing to support it.
I'm highly unsympathetic to what you are trying to achieve.


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