|1.||Not hospitable; not disposed to show hospitality to strangers or guests; |
|2.||Affording no shelter or sustenance; barren; desert; bleak; cheerless; wild.|
|Adj.||1.||inhospitable - unfavorable to life or growth; "the barren inhospitable desert"; "inhospitable mountain areas"|
hospitable - favorable to life and growth; "soil sufficiently hospitable for forest growth"; "a hospitable environment"
|2.||inhospitable - not hospitable; "they are extremely inhospitable these days"; "her greeting was cold and inhospitable"|
hospitable - disposed to treat guests and strangers with cordiality and generosity; "a good-natured and hospitable man"; "a hospitable act"; "hospitable invitations"