|1.||[ adjective ] not generous|
"she practices economy without being stingy" "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds"
|Related terms:||generous mean cheeseparing closefisted beggarly grudging meager parsimonious cheap selfish uncharitable generosity|
|2.||[ adjective ] lacking in magnanimity|
"it seems ungenerous to end this review of a splendid work of scholarship on a critical note"- Times Litt. Sup. "a meanspirited man unwilling to forgive"
|Related terms:||generous grudging uncharitable stingy|
|3.||[ adjective ] selfishly unwilling to share with others|
|4.||[ adjective ] lacking in largess|
"an ungenerous response to an appeal for funds"