unkindness (n.) Old form(s): vnkindnesse
ingratitude, unthankfulness, lack of appreciation
KL III.ii.16[Lear to the storm] I tax not you, you elements, with unkindness
Mac III.iv.41[Macbeth to all, of absent Banquo] Who may I rather challenge for unkindness / Than pity for mischance
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