lacking in magnanimity;
"it seems ungenerous to end this review of a splendid work of scholarship on a critical note"
"a meanspirited man unwilling to forgive"
having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality;
"that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble"
"taking a mean advantage"
"chok'd with ambition of the meaner sort"
"something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics"