- Not deserved, earned or merited; unjustifiable or unfair.
- 1963, C.L.R. James, The Black Jacobins, 2nd Revised edition, page 24:
- And wordy attacks against slavery drew sneers from observers which were not altogether undeserved. The authors were compared to doctors who offered to a patient nothing more than invectives against the disease which consumed him.
- Antonym: deserved
not deserved, earned or merited; unjustifiable or unfair