HyperDic: unenviable

English > 2 senses of the word unenviable:
ADJECTIVEallunenviable, awkward, embarrassing, stickyhard to deal with
allunenviableso undesirable as to be incapable of arousing envy
unenviable > pronunciation
Soundsahneh'nviy.ahbahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > unenviable: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment.
Example "in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned to save for the climax of the campaign"
Synonymsawkward, embarrassing, sticky
Broaderdifficult, hardnot easy
Spanishdelicado, difícil, dificultoso, duro
Catalandelicat, difícil, dificultós, dur
English > unenviable: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningSo undesirable as to be incapable of arousing envy.
Example"unenviable notoriety"
Broaderundesirable, unwantednot wanted
Spanishenvidiable

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