Definition of ungracious in English:


Line breaks: un|gra¦cious
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈgreɪʃəs


  • 2Not graceful or elegant: ungracious living was evinced by doorbells, seven in an eight-roomed house



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  • In the immediate aftermath of a 1-0 home defeat, he then ungraciously criticised Liverpool's tactics in ‘just kicking the ball forward and hoping to get a break’.
  • When things are going well for them politically, they are unbearably arrogant, shoving it in everyone's faces, ungraciously lording it over all concerned.
  • Why indeed would Mr Francis leap so ungraciously at distortions and seek (albeit unsuccessfully) to damage my career and undermine my livelihood?


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  • Never mind the spectacular ungraciousness of not giving his 2000 runningmate the courtesy of a phone call.
  • I was embarrassed by my ungraciousness, faced as I was with a bowl of such delicious noodles, giving off steam and sending off strong aromas.
  • In fact, that ungraciousness was what led to the birth of this young magician.

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