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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).
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(Uncharitablenes,) Wncheritabillnes, n. [e.m.E. uncharitableness (1548-9).] Lack of charitableness or sympathy; unkindness. — a1578 Pitsc. II 58/9.
Mr. George … nocht haueing respect to thair glorieous manassingis and bostows [threates] and wncheritabillnes

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"Uncharitablenes n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 6 Jun 2023 <>



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