HyperDic: unpleasant

English > 1 sense of the word unpleasant:
ADJECTIVEallunpleasantdisagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings
unpleasant > pronunciation
Soundsahnpleh'zahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > unpleasant: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningDisagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings.
Examples
  • "an unpleasant personality"
  • "unpleasant repercussions"
  • "unpleasant odors"
Attribute ofpleasantness, sweetnessThe quality of giving pleasure
Narroweracerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, bitter, blistering, caustic, sulfurous, sulphurous, virulent, vitriolicharsh or corrosive in tone
afflictive, painful, soreCausing misery or pain or distress / distress
beastly, hellish, god-awfulVery unpleasant
dour, forbidding, grimharshly uninviting / uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance
embarrassing, mortifyingCausing to feel shame or chagrin or vexation
harsh, roughunpleasantly stern
harshDisagreeable to the senses
hotVery unpleasant or even dangerous
rebarbative, repellent, repellantServing or tending to repel
sharp, sharp-worded, tartharsh
ungratefulDisagreeable
unhappyCausing discomfort
unpleasingUnpleasant or disagreeable to the senses
See alsodisagreeablenot to your liking
displeasingCausing displeasure or lacking pleasing qualities
ill-naturedHaving an irritable and unpleasant disposition
inaesthetic, unaestheticviolating aesthetic / aesthetic canons or requirements
nasty, awfulOffensive or even (of persons) malicious
offensiveunpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses
unpalatablenot pleasant or acceptable to the taste or mind
Oppositepleasantaffording pleasure
Spanishantipático, desagradable, desapacible, grosero, insultante, ofensivo
Catalanantipàtic, desagradable
Nounsunpleasantnessthe quality of giving displeasure
unpleasantnessthe feeling caused by disagreeable stimuli
Adverbsunpleasantlyin an unpleasant manner

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