Definition of unconstructive in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnkənˈstrʌktɪv/

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Not having a useful or beneficial purpose; negative: this approach was unconstructive as it gave no incentive to develop unconstructive advice
More example sentences
  • We would not want people involved who wanted to behave in an unconstructive way.
  • The best I can say for myself is that at least I'm not wasting my time in an entirely unconstructive manner at the moment.
  • It was an unconstructive way to spend a day let alone a life time.

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