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synonyms for unfriendly

  • antagonistic
  • chilly
  • combative
  • hateful
  • inhospitable
  • unfavorable
  • acrimonious
  • against
  • alien
  • aloof
  • antisocial
  • censorious
  • cold
  • competitive
  • conflicting
  • contrary
  • disaffected
  • disagreeable
  • distant
  • estranged
  • grouchy
  • grudging
  • gruff
  • ill-disposed
  • inauspicious
  • inimical
  • malicious
  • malignant
  • misanthropic
  • not on speaking terms
  • opposed
  • opposite
  • quarrelsome
  • sour
  • spiteful
  • surly
  • uncharitable
  • uncongenial
  • unneighborly
  • unpropitious
  • unsociable
  • vengeful
  • warlike
See also synonyms for: unfriendliness

antonyms for unfriendly

MOST RELEVANT
  • agreeable
  • friendly
  • kind
  • nice
  • approachable
  • sociable
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How to use unfriendly in a sentence

I've grown used to seeing you, to having you with me all the time, and your action seems unfriendly, even unkind.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
But Frank had already bought two tickets, and it seemed unfriendly to turn back now.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
The forest had become suddenly unfriendly; its kindliness had somehow vanished.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
Here was a man who stood four square to the winds, undisturbed by the cyclonic outbursts of unfriendly newspapers.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
My reader shall laugh at her; my unfriendly critic shall sneer at her.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
With two unfriendly neighbors on each side she had been compelled to contend inch by inch for her territory.
A SHORT HISTORY OF RHODE ISLANDGEORGE WASHINGTON GREENE
And so, as Roraima frowned upon them, they frowned back, and returned in kind its gloomy and unfriendly greeting.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
In such cases there was danger of an exhibition of hostility on the part of those who were unfriendly to the evangelical doctrine.
SILVER CHIMES IN SYRIAW. S. NELSON
The word inimical implies un-amicable, or unfriendly, whence Michael was seemingly the Friend of Man.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
This mercantile base was embarrassed by a wide-spread plague among the Indians, most of whom were unfriendly.
WILLIAM BRADFORD OF PLYMOUTHALBERT HALE PLUMB
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNFRIENDLY

  • allergic to
  • conflicting
  • contrary
  • detrimental
  • disadvantageous
  • down on
  • down side
  • have no use for
  • inimical
  • injurious
  • inopportune
  • negative
  • opposed
  • opposing
  • opposite
  • ornery
  • reluctant
  • repugnant
  • stuffy
  • unfortunate
  • unfriendly
  • unlucky
  • unpropitious
  • unwilling
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