unkind


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Related to unkind: unkindly, creep
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Watch more tenderly than ever over them, see that they lack neither dew nor air, speak lovingly to them, and let no unkind word or deed of theirs anger you.
Not that Martin had been unkind, except negatively.
Just as you ask destiny why your splendid brother had to die, so I asked why that angel Lise, who not only never wronged anyone, but in whose soul there were never any unkind thoughts, had to die.
I do not think the innocent kitten can be guilty, and surely it is unkind to accuse a luncheon of being a murder.
It would make me very unhappy to think that she was wandering among strangers who might be unkind to her.
We've never marred it by one quarrel or coolness or unkind word; and I hope it will always be so.
If you are going to make unkind remarks about my hair, I think that I had better fetch a hat.
And Walter, too, is so seriously displeased at my perversity and absurd caprice, as he calls it, that I fear he will never forgive me - I did not think he could be so unkind as he has lately shown himself.
If your mother and brother are unkind to you, you may leave them, but remember you are bound to your husband for life.
His grief too was a good deal aggravated by the unkind looks of Mr Allworthy; whence he concluded that Western had discovered the whole affair between him and Sophia; but as to Mr Blifil's story, he had not the least apprehension; for of much the greater part he was entirely innocent; and for the residue, as he had forgiven and forgotten it himself, so he suspected no remembrance on the other side.
Helen, why should you be so miserably unkind to me, simply because you hate Henry?
I have stopped being a schoolgirl, and, Meg, once again, I'm not being unkind.
He appeared surprised at my obstinacy, as he called it; told me I was unkind to myself, and unkind to him in it; that it was a crisis unlooked for upon us both, and impossible for either of us to foresee, but that he did not see any other way to save us both from ruin, and therefore he thought it the more unkind; but that if he must say no more of it to me, he added with an unusual coldness, that he did not know anything else we had to talk of; and so he rose up to take his leave.
Maggie was already so full of sorrow at the thought of Tom's going away from her, that this playful exultation of his seemed very unkind, and she cried herself to sleep that night.
The girl shivers in a sleeping bag escaping into pages of a novel but the unkind words from callous youths cause her to enter this world again.