Pronunciation of Unkindly
/ʌnkˈa͡ɪndli/, /ʌnkˈa‍ɪndli/, /ʌ_n_k_ˈaɪ_n_d_l_i/

Antonyms for unkindly:

kindly, kind.

Synonyms for unkindly:

all (adjective)


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Other synonyms and related words:

disagreeable, closed, unlikable, brutally, unlikeable, unappealing.

unkindly (noun)

unkind, unsympathetic.

Usage examples for unkindly:

  • She gave him sympathy in her turn, and said she would not raise his expectations unkindly, but she believed she could really help him to get a start. - "Winding Paths", Gertrude Page.
  • Then I thought he had guests perhaps- people lost upon the moors- whom he could not leave unkindly, even for his son's sake. - "Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor", R. D. Blackmore.
  • " Stand up," she said firmly but not unkindly. - "Lovey Mary", Alice Hegan Rice.

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