adjective. not rewarding; not providing personal satisfaction.
Example sentences of the word unrewarding
For several miles this drive appears to be an unrewarding investment of time and gas, but eventually the development peters out and is replaced by 20-foot-high dunes.
2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Florence Isaacs, author of "Toxic Friends/True Friends," told CBS News that a toxic friendship is often "unsupportive, draining, unrewarding, stifling, unsatisfying and often unequal."
3. Noun, singular or mass
Your boss will grind you down, your coworkers will freeze you out, and your daily load will feel both Sisyphean and utterly unrewarding.