AskDefine | Define unfriendly

Dictionary Definition

unfriendly adj
1 not easy to understand or use; "user-unfriendly" [ant: friendly]
2 not disposed to friendship or friendliness; "an unfriendly coldness of manner"; "an unfriendly action to take" [ant: friendly]
3 lacking warmth of feeling; "a chilly greeting"; "an unfriendly manner" [syn: chilly]
4 not friendly; "an unfriendly act of aggression"; "an inimical critic" [syn: inimical]
5 very unfavorable to life or growth; "a hostile climate"; "an uncongenial atmosphere"; "an uncongenial soil"; "the unfriendly environment at high altitudes" [syn: hostile, uncongenial] [also: unfriendliest, unfriendlier]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. not friendly; hostile
  2. unfavourable



not friendly; hostile

Extensive Definition

Friendly means behaving in a kind way to someone, as a friend would behave. The opposite is unfriendly.
It is also the name of:
It can also mean:
As a noun, it also refers to a non-competitive sporting fixture.
unfriendly in Dutch: Friendly
unfriendly in Polish: Friendly
unfriendly in Volapük: Friendly

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