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Wordnet 3.0


1. lacking kindness;
- Example: "a thoughtless and unkind remark"
- Example: "the unkindest cut of all"

2. deficient in humane and kindly feelings;
[syn: pitiless, unkind]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Unkind \Un*kind"\, a. [See Kin kindred.] Having no race or kindred; childless. [Obs. & R.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Unkind \Un*kind"\, a. 1. Not kind; contrary to nature, or the law of kind or kindred; unnatural. [Obs.] "Such unkind abominations." --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. Wanting in kindness, sympathy, benevolence, gratitude, or the like; cruel; harsh; unjust; ungrateful. [1913 Webster] He is unkind that recompenseth not; but he is most unkind that forgetteth. --Sir T. Elyot. [1913 Webster] -- Un*kind"ly, adv. -- Un*kind"ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

unkind adj 1: lacking kindness; "a thoughtless and unkind remark"; "the unkindest cut of all" [ant: kind] 2: deficient in humane and kindly feelings [syn: pitiless, unkind]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

40 Moby Thesaurus words for "unkind": callous, cruel, disagreeable, flinty, hard, harsh, heartless, ill, inconsiderate, inflexible, inhospitable, inhuman, insensitive, mean, rigid, severe, stern, thoughtless, tough, unaffectionate, unamiable, unbending, unbenign, unbenignant, uncaring, uncharitable, unchristian, uncompassionate, uncompassioned, unconcerned, uncordial, unfeeling, ungenial, ungracious, unkindly, unloving, unsympathetic, unsympathizing, unthoughtful, unyielding