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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Tending to (or intended to) detract or disparage; Showing or representing unfavorably.

Usage examples (31)
  • Or had he perhaps been dishonourable enough to glance at a letter, in which Lark referred to him in terms uncomplimentary?
  • The comments weren't meant to be "uncomplimentary" abeg...just saying it like it is ooo.
  • Never utter an uncomplimentary word against anyone.
  • Gladding to be offended at his uncomplimentary frankness. for more
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