Definition of unflatteringly in US English:

unflatteringly

adverb

  • See unflattering

    • ‘He was appointed in 2002 to pull Grendon into the mainstream of the prison system, and speaks unflatteringly of what he found when he arrived.’
    • ‘The slightest miscue was liable to be unflatteringly magnified.’
    • ‘The pregnant clouds had finally given up, and my sodden t-shirt was beginning to cling unflatteringly.’
    • ‘She had commented unflatteringly on his previous girlfriend.’
    • ‘From the same perspective, she also comments unflatteringly on the Yugoslav war crimes tribunal.’

Pronunciation

unflatteringly

/ənˈflædərɪŋli//ənˈfladəriNGlē/