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adjective as in not generous

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That’s an ungenerous assessment of America’s response to surges in migrants seeking the promise that, in other contexts, the United States celebrates.

I am referring here to establishment Republicans, which for 150 years have consistently been the party of the rich and ungenerous.

Dickens showed the land to be “a troubled republic: ambitious, cruel, ungenerous, brutal, and divided.”

It's an ungenerous view, and one that Under the Sun goes a long way to undermine.

To be wealthy, married, unfaithful, and ungenerous is to insult a woman's basic intelligence, as well as her pride.

Some of my relatives felt I was ungenerous, and some simply wondered, Whose side are you on?

In an instant he was beside her; for though he had been irritable and ungenerous, he had at bottom a kind heart.

Excusably enough in so young a man, he allowed himself to be swayed by personal feeling, and his feeling was ungenerous.

Twists and curves were no longer permitted: everything had to be straightforward, logical, ungenerous, inexorable.

I am not preaching suspicion, or reserve, or anything ungenerous, but justice and truth.

He had been rather a hard taskmaster, though as a paymaster trustworthy; a ready-money man, just and ungenerous.


On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ungenerous, such as: stingy, close, grudging, harsh, illiberal, and mean.

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