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adjective unsympathetic pronunciation in British English /ˌʌnsɪmpəˈθetɪk/
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  1. 1
    not kind enough or interested enough to want to know about other peoples problems
    an unsympathetic teacher/boss
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    1. a.
      used for describing someones behaviour
      The tone of her email was cold and unsympathetic.
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  2. 2
    an unsympathetic person is not nice enough for you to care about them
    The characters are a pretty unsympathetic bunch.
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  3. 3
    not willing to support something
    unsympathetic to: The organization was not unsympathetic to any of our aims.

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 unsympathetic pronunciation in British English /ˌʌnsɪmpəˈθetɪkli/ adverb
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