adjective Date: 1837 not complimentary ; derogatory <
uncomplimentary remarks

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • uncomplimentary — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not complimentary; negative or insulting …   English terms dictionary

  • uncomplimentary — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • uncomplimentary — /ʌnkɒmpləˈmɛntri/ (say unkompluh mentree) adjective 1. not flattering; critical: an uncomplimentary remark. 2. not becoming: an uncomplimentary colour …   Australian English dictionary

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  • uncomplimentary — adjective Not complimentary …   Wiktionary

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  • uncomplimentary — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. unfavorable, unflattering. See disapprobation. II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Tending or intending to belittle: deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative, depreciatory, derogative, derogatory,… …   English dictionary for students

  • uncomplimentary — adj. not complimentary; not flattering, not favorable, derogatory; not completing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uncomplimentary — adjective not complimentary; negative or insulting …   English new terms dictionary

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