ungraciously
adverb see ungracious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ungraciously — ungracious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not gracious. DERIVATIVES ungraciously adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • Ungraciously — Ungracious Un*gra cious, a. 1. Not gracious; showing no grace or kindness; being without good will; unfeeling. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Having no grace; graceless; wicked. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. Not well received; offensive; unpleasing;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ungraciously — See ungracious. * * * …   Universalium

  • ungraciously — adverb In an ungracious manner …   Wiktionary

  • ungraciously — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. unkindly, crudely, brashly, disrespectfully; see rudely …   English dictionary for students

  • ungraciously — adv. in an ungracious manner; impolitely; unpleasantly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ungraciously — un·graciously …   English syllables

  • ungraciously — See: ungracious …   English dictionary

  • ungraciously — adverb without grace; rigidly they moved woodenly • Syn: ↑ungracefully, ↑gracelessly, ↑woodenly • Ant: ↑gracefully (for: ↑ungracefully), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ungracious — ungraciously, adv. ungraciousness, n. /un gray sheuhs/, adj. 1. discourteous; ill mannered: ungracious behavior. 2. unpleasant; disagreeable; unrewarding: an ungracious task. 3. ungraceful; unpleasing. [1175 1225; ME; see UN 1, GRACIOUS] * * * …   Universalium

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