adj. unkind, not gentle

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.


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  • Ungentle — Un*gen tle, a. Not gentle; lacking good breeding or delicacy; harsh. [1913 Webster] Vicious, ungentle, foolish, blunt, unkind. Shak. [1913 Webster] That ungentle flavor which distinguishes nearly all our native and uncultivated grapes. Hawthorne …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ungentle — index brutal, caustic, disorderly, harsh, hot blooded, scathing, severe Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • ungentle — adj.; ungentleness, n.; ungently, adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • ungentle — adjective Not gentle …   Wiktionary

  • ungentle — adjective not gentle; rough. Derivatives ungentleness noun ungently adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • ungentle — a. Harsh, rude, impolite, uncourteous, uncivil …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ungentle — un·gentle …   English syllables

  • ungentle — /ʌnˈdʒɛntl/ (say un jentl) adjective 1. rough or harsh, as people or their speech or actions. 2. Obsolete not possessing the attributes of good birth and breeding. –ungently, adverb –ungentleness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • ungentle — adj. not gentle. Derivatives: ungentleness n. ungently adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ungentle Exhumation — Infobox Album Name = Ungentle Exhumation Type = EP Longtype = (Demo) Artist = Cryptopsy Released = 1993 Recorded = 1993 Genre = Death metal Length = 15:03 Label = Galy records Producer = Cryptopsy Language = English Last album = This album =… …   Wikipedia

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