In*hos"pi*ta*ble (?), a. [Pref. in- not + hospitable: cf. L. inhospitalis.]
Not hospitable; not disposed to show hospitality to strangers or guests; as, an inhospitable person or people.
Have you no touch of pity, that the poor
Stand starved at your inhospitable door?
Affording no shelter or sustenance; barren; desert; bleak; cheerless; wild.
-- In*hos"pi*ta*ble*mess, n. -- In*hos"pi*ta*bly, adv.
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