unsympathetic Definition

  • 1not feeling or showing concern about someone who is in a bad situation
  • 2not expressing sympathy or compassion

Using unsympathetic: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "unsympathetic" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The teacher was unsympathetic to the student's problems.

  • Example

    He had an unsympathetic attitude towards the homeless.

  • Example

    The company's unsympathetic response to the workers' demands led to a strike.

unsympathetic Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: unsympathetic in Brief

The term 'unsympathetic' [ˌʌnsɪmˈpæθətɪk] refers to a lack of concern or compassion for someone in a difficult situation. It is often used to describe people who are indifferent or unfeeling towards others, as in 'The teacher was unsympathetic to the student's problems.' 'Unsympathetic' has synonyms like 'cold' and 'uncompassionate,' and antonyms like 'sympathetic' and 'compassionate.'