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Synonyms for ungenerous
ʌnˈdʒɛn ər əsun·gen·er·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ungenerous, meanspiritedadjective

    lacking in magnanimity

    "it seems ungenerous to end this review of a splendid work of scholarship on a critical note"- Times Litt. Sup.; "a meanspirited man unwilling to forgive"

    Synonyms:
    meanspirited, base, stingy, mean

    Antonyms:
    generous, big, ungrudging, magnanimous, large

  2. stingy, ungenerousadjective

    unwilling to spend

    "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds"

    Synonyms:
    meager, meanspirited, stingy, scrimpy, meagerly, meagre

    Antonyms:
    large, ungrudging, big, generous, magnanimous

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ungenerousadjective

    Synonyms:
    illiberal, unkind, base, mean, sordid, selfish, ignoble, dishonorable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ungenerousadjective

    Synonyms:
    illiberal, narrow, sordid, uncharitable, stingy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "ungenerous":

    selfish

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How to use ungenerous in a sentence?

  1. Demosthenes:

    He who confers a favor should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred and to talk of it, is little different from reproach.

  2. Demosthenes:

    He who receives a favour must retain a recollection of it for all time to come; but he who confers should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid and ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred on him, and to talk of it, is little different from a reproach.

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