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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·hos·pi·ta·ble /ˌɪn(ˌ)hɑˈspɪtəbəl, (ˌ)ɪnˈhɑs(ˌ)pɪ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·hos·pi·ta·ble a.
 1. 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?   --Cowper.
 2. Affording no shelter or sustenance; barren; desert; bleak; cheerless; wild. Inhospitable wastes.”
 -- In*hos*pi*ta*ble*ness, n. -- In*hos*pi*ta*bly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: unfavorable to life or growth; "the barren inhospitable
             desert"; "inhospitable mountain areas" [ant: hospitable]
      2: not hospitable; "they are extremely inhospitable these
         days"; "her greeting was cold and inhospitable" [ant: hospitable]