Definitions

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  • adj. Not kindred; not of the same kin.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not kindred; not of the same kin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not of the same kindred, blood, race, or kind; not related.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ kindred

Examples

  • Before I speak, however, of the beneficent humorist who next had my boyish heart after Goldsmith, let me acquit myself in full of my debt to that not unequal or unkindred spirit.

    My Literary Passions

  • You see in what a brotherly way I commence my letter: not with the frigid 'Sir' as if I were addressing one of a totally unkindred clay, one of the drossy children of earth, with whom I have no relationship and feel I could never have any familiarity.

    Life and Remains of John Clare

  • Consider the remarkable phenomenon of excellence in three unkindred, one might have thought incompatible, forms of public speech, -- that of the forum, with its double audience of bench and jury, of the halls of legislation, and of the most thronged and tumultuous assemblies of the people.

    Select Speeches of Daniel Webster, 1817-1845

  • He warned that unkindred legislature therefore, composed of interests opposite and dissimilar in their nature, will in its exercise, emphatically be, like a house divided against itself. [

    The Enlarged Republic—Then and Now

  • Consider the remarkable phenomenon of excellence in three unkindred, one might have thought incompatible, forms of public speech, ” that of the forum, with its double audience of bench and jury, of the halls of legislation, and of the most thronged and tumultuous assemblies of the people.

    Select Speeches of Daniel Webster

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