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  • as incold-hearted
  • as infrigid
  • as inpassionless

synonyms for unloving

  • cold
  • detached
  • hard
  • hard-hearted
  • harsh
  • heartless
  • indifferent
  • insensitive
  • stony-hearted
  • uncaring
  • unemotional
  • unfriendly
  • unkind
  • unsympathetic
  • chilly
  • cold
  • forbidding
  • frosty
  • icy
  • aloof
  • austere
  • cold-hearted
  • cold-shoulder
  • cool
  • formal
  • impotent
  • indifferent
  • lifeless
  • passionless
  • passive
  • repellent
  • rigid
  • stiff
  • unapproachable
  • unbending
  • unfeeling

antonyms for unloving

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  • warm-hearted
  • friendly
  • hot
  • sympathetic
  • warm
  • amicable
  • amorous
  • lovable
  • loving
  • responsive
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    How to use unloving in a sentence

    More than once she destroyed pages, as being too sacred a confidence for unloving eyes to read.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    In the early sunlight, still a little cold and unloving, Peter could see that there was a change in the man.
    THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
    Until two years ago I never received a harsh word, or an unloving look.
    ALONEMARION HARLAND
    A bitter oath escaped his lips as he beheld in his struggling captive the face of his beautiful, unloving bride.
    THEY LOOKED AND LOVEDMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
    We have neglected our father's teaching; have been selfish and unloving, and so are no longer a blessing to ourselves or others.'
    THE STORY OF THE BIG FRONT DOORMARY FINLEY LEONARD
    It was with Hamilton now, and it seemed suddenly to him that twenty years of fidelity to an unloved, unloving woman was enough.
    SIX WOMENVICTORIA CROSS
    In comparison how much more honourable and how much less unloved and unloving is the spinster's lot!
    HOW TO BE HAPPY THOUGH MARRIEDE. J. HARDY.
    Few women would be brave enough to make that frank admission to a cold, careless, unloving husband.
    GUY KENMORE'S WIFE AND THE ROSE AND THE LILYMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
    The dreary vision of a home with an unloving uncle was not brightened by the alternative of her brother's having to support her.
    THE AMAZING MARRIAGE, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
    You would be more to be pitied as an unloved or unloving wife, than she.
    HUSKSMARION HARLAND
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO UNLOVING

    • cold
    • detached
    • hard
    • hard-hearted
    • harsh
    • heartless
    • indifferent
    • insensitive
    • stony-hearted
    • uncaring
    • unemotional
    • unfriendly
    • unkind
    • unloving
    • unsympathetic
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.