one whose presence is undesirable
"rounding up vagrants and drunks and other undesirables"
"undesirable impurities in steel"; "legislation excluding undesirable aliens";"removed the unwanted vegetation"
not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)
an undesirable person
objectionable or not likely to please
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-dē-zī′ra-bl, adj. not to be wished for.—ns. Undesirabil′ity; Undesir′ableness.—adv. Undesir′ably.—adjs. Undesired′; Undesir′ing; Undesir′ous.
The numerical value of undesirable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of undesirable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatsoever for supposing it is true.
A leaky gut is bad because all these undesirable things go from the gut into the bloodstream, and they screw up the immune system.
This is an undesirable assignment by most accounts, we don’t feel the plane, but on any given day, I can kill somebody. That’s the absolute truth. It’s no less real.
With interest rates at zero, the minimum exchange rate is the key instrument to avoid an undesirable tightening of monetary conditions, this is especially important at the moment, as upward pressure on the Swiss franc has intensified once again.
Alcohol increases insulin levels and lowers blood glucose, so combining alcohol with anti-diabetic drugs that regulate glucose levels could cause an undesirable drop in blood sugar. And, over time, it could contribute to insulin insensitivity, our findings highlight a major gap in the literature.
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