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unkindly

[uhn-kahynd-lee] /ʌnˈkaɪnd li/
adjective, unkindlier, unkindliest.
1.
not kindly; unkind; ill-natured.
2.
inclement or bleak, as weather or climate.
3.
unfavorable for crops:
unkindly soil.
adverb
4.
in an unkind manner.
Origin
1175-1225
1175-1225; Middle English; see un-1, kindly
Related forms
unkindliness, noun
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