Thesaurus / uncomplimentary

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Some gazed in silence, but many amused themselves by abusing us, and bestowing on us all sorts of uncomplimentary names.

Saved from the SeaW.H.G. Kingston

"Perhaps it's not quite so uncomplimentary, after all," he said.

“You speak in an uncomplimentary fashion of government,” said the girl, smiling.

The Crimson TideRobert W. Chambers

On the 14th, if you receive an uncomplimentary missive, say it is less suggestive of Valentine than Orson.

Mr. Birrell has touched lightly—very lightly, but in not an uncomplimentary way—on my position in this world as a moralist.

Mark Twain's SpeechesMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

When I told him of the few who had sold pictures in America, his comment was "patant," which he meant in no uncomplimentary sense.

Riviera TownsHerbert Adams Gibbons

Her nave sincerity robbed the statement of its uncomplimentary suggestion, and the young man chuckled, but persisted.

Anything OnceDouglas Grant

Bragg was once used for bold or brave, without any uncomplimentary suggestion.

The Romance of NamesErnest Weekley

I'd try to bear it,' said unworldly and uncomplimentary Mysie.

Beechcroft at RockstoneCharlotte M. Yonge

Dr. Farrar's criterion may be "plain," but it is not so "simple," except in the uncomplimentary sense of the word.

The Book Of GodG. W. Foote

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