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Definition of "meanspirited" [mean•spir•it•ed]

  • Alternative spelling of mean-spirited. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "meanspirited" in a sentence
  • "I mean, that first documentary you started — the one about how I looked like him, and I was destined to act like him — to be honest, I thought it was plain meanspirited."
  • "Now, members of that same group are criticizing two people for making "meanspirited" comments about Catholics."
  • "But even as he fired Muhammad and called his words "meanspirited," there was Farrakhan on CNN last week saying that 75 percent of slaves in the American South were owned by Jews."