meanspirited - definitions and synonyms

meanspirited adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : lacking in magnanimity

    Example Sentenses:

    • a meanspirited man unwilling to forgive

    • it seems ungenerous to end this review of a splendid work of scholarship on a critical note

    Synonyms:

    ungenerous
  2. English Meaning: 

    : having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality

    Example Sentenses:

    • something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics

    • that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble

    • taking a mean advantage

    • chok'd with ambition of the meaner sort

    Synonyms:

    base / mean