- unsentimental, tough, stingy, harsh, uncompassionate, ruthless, cruel, atrocious, barbaric, grim, pitiless, stern, severe, barbarous, self-indulgent, unkindly, heavy-handed, savage, mean, greedy, thoughtless, self-seeking, wanton, uncaring, spiteful, unthinking, merciless, unkind, hateful, malevolent, selfish, inconsiderate, ungenerous, sadistic, miserly.
Minard and his wife were exceedingly benevolent. "The Lesser Bourgeoisie" by Honore de Balzac
We are quite sure that children begin with loving others quite as intensely as they love themselves,- forgetting themselves in their love of others,- if they only have as fair a chance of being benevolent and self- sacrificing as of being selfish. "Guide to the Kindergarten and Intermediate Class and Moral Culture of Infancy." by Elizabeth P. Peabody Mary Mann