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ungenerous adj
1 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" [syn: meanspirited] [ant: generous]
2 not generous; "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds" [syn: stingy] [ant: generous]
3 selfishly unwilling to share with others [syn: stingy]
4 lacking in largess; "an ungenerous response to an appeal for funds"

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  1. Not generous; stingy.

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