|a.||1.||Of habitual bad temper; having an unpleasant disposition; surly; disagreeable; cross; peevish; fractious; crabbed; - of people; as, an ill-natured person; an ill-natured disagreeable old man. Opposite of |
|2.||Dictated by, or indicating, ill nature; spiteful.|
|3.||Intractable; not yielding to culture.|
|3.||not to one's liking; unpleasant; disagreeable. Opposite of |
|Adj.||1.||ill-natured - having an irritable and unpleasant disposition; "an ill-natured disagreeable old man"|
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"