Definitions for obnoxiousəbˈnɒk ʃəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. objectionable, obnoxious(adj)

    causing disapproval or protest

    "a vulgar and objectionable person"

Wiktionary

  1. obnoxious(Adjective)

    Very annoying, offensive, odious or contemptible.

    Throwing stones at the bus is another example of your obnoxious behaviour.

  2. obnoxious(Adjective)

    exposed to harm or injury.

  3. Origin: From obnoxiosus, from obnoxius, from ob + noxia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obnoxious(adj)

    subject; liable; exposed; answerable; amenable; -- with to

  2. Obnoxious(adj)

    liable to censure; exposed to punishment; reprehensible; blameworthy

  3. Obnoxious(adj)

    offensive; odious; hateful; as, an obnoxious statesman; a minister obnoxious to the Whigs

  4. Origin: [L. obnoxius; ob (see Ob-) + noxius hurtful. See Noxious.]


Translations for obnoxious

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • مزعج، هجوم، بغيض، أو ذميمArabic
  • отвратителенBulgarian
  • widerlich, widerwärtig, abscheulich, anstößig, unerträglich, unausstehlichGerman
  • αποκρουστικόςGreek
  • odioso, desagradable, detestable, odiosa, inhalagüeñoSpanish
  • ärsyttävä, inhottava, sietämätön, vastenmielinenFinnish
  • ennuyeux, odieux, désagréableFrench
  • obnóxioGalician
  • ellenszenvesHungarian
  • odioso, detestabile, ripugnanteItalian
  • 忌まわしい, 嫌Japanese
  • საზიზღარიGeorgian
  • vervelend, onaangenaam, weerzinwekkend, onuitstaanbaarDutch
  • ufyselig, utåleligNorwegian
  • okropny, obraźliwy, przykry, wstrętny, nieznośnyPolish
  • desagradável, insuportávelPortuguese
  • respingător, neplăcut, dezagreabil, nesuferit, insuportabil, grețosRomanian
  • омерзительный, отвратительныйRussian
  • odbojan, odvratan, odiozanSerbo-Croatian
  • vidrig, avskyvärd, motbjudande, förhatligSwedish
  • iğrençTurkish
  • 厭惡Chinese

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