Definition of unhelpful adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

unhelpful

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ʌnˈhɛlpfl//
 
 
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not helpful or useful; not willing to help someone an unhelpful response The taxi driver was being very unhelpful. opposite helpful
unhelpfully
 
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NAmE//ʌnˈhɛlpfəli//
 
adverb “Who was that?” “No idea,” she replied unhelpfully.
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