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English Dictionary: ungracious by the DICT Development Group
2 results for ungracious
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. lacking charm and good taste; "an ungracious industrial city"; "this curt summary is not meant to be ungracious"; "ungracious behavior"
    Antonym(s): gracious
  2. lacking social graces
    Synonym(s): discourteous, ungracious
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Ungracious \Un*gra"cious\, a.
      1. Not gracious; showing no grace or kindness; being without
            good will; unfeeling. --Shak.
      2. Having no grace; graceless; wicked. [Obs.] --Shak.
      3. Not well received; offensive; unpleasing; unacceptable;
            not favored.
                     Anything of grace toward the Irish rebels was as
                     ungracious at Oxford as at London.      --Clarendon.
            -- {Un*gra"cious*ly}, adv. -- {Un*gra"cious*ness}, n.
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