uncooperative


uncooperative

adj. uncooperative about; in; towards (uncooperative in working out a compromise)

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towards (uncooperative in working out a compromise)
uncooperative about

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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  • uncooperative — (adj.) also uncoöperative, 1847, from UN (Cf. un ) + COOPERATIVE (Cf. cooperative). Related: Uncooperatively …   Etymology dictionary

  • uncooperative — index adverse (hostile), contentious, disinclined, disobedient, froward, hostile, perverse, recalci …   Law dictionary

  • uncooperative — uncooperative, uncoordinated Both words are now spelt as shown, without a hyphen and without a diaeresis over the second o …   Modern English usage

  • uncooperative — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ unwilling to help others or do what they ask …   English terms dictionary

  • uncooperative — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • uncooperative — [[t]ʌ̱nkoʊɒ̱pərətɪv[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ If you describe someone as uncooperative, you mean that they make no effort at all to help other people or to make other people s lives easier. She became uncooperative: unwilling to do her… …   English dictionary

  • uncooperative — adjective not willing to work with or help someone: The immigration authorities were brusque and uncooperative …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • uncooperative — adj.; uncooperatively, adv.; uncooperativeness, n. * * * …   Universalium

  • uncooperative — adjective Not cooperative …   Wiktionary

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