ill-natured(redirected from ill-naturedly)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
1. Having a disagreeable, irritable, or malevolent disposition.
2. Spiteful; nasty: an ill-natured retort.
naturally unpleasant and mean
having or showing an unpleasant disposition.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Adj.||1.||ill-natured - having an irritable and unpleasant disposition|
unpleasant - disagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings ; "an unpleasant personality"; "unpleasant repercussions"; "unpleasant odors"
good-natured - having an easygoing and cheerful disposition; "too good-natured to resent a little criticism"; "the good-natured policeman on our block"; "the sounds of good-natured play"