Definitions for unpleasantʌnˈplɛz ənt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unpleasant

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unpleasant(adj)

    disagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings

    "an unpleasant personality"; "unpleasant repercussions"; "unpleasant odors"

Wiktionary

  1. unpleasant(Adjective)

    Not pleasant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unpleasant(adj)

    not pleasant; not amiable or agreeable; displeasing; offensive

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unpleasant

    un-plez′ant, adj. not pleasant: disagreeable.—adj. Unpleasable (-plē′), not to be pleased.—n. Unpleas′ance.—adv. Unpleas′antly, in an unpleasant manner: disagreeably.—ns. Unpleas′antness, state or quality of being unpleasant: disagreeableness; Unpleas′antry, want of pleasantness: any unpleasant occurrence, any particular discomfort.—adjs. Unpleased (-plēzd′), displeased; Unpleasing (-plē′), displeasing, disgusting.—adv. Unpleasingly (-plē′).n. Unpleasingness (-plē′).adj. Unpleas′urable, not giving pleasure.—adv. Unpleas′urably.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unpleasant' in Adjectives Frequency: #857

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unpleasant in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unpleasant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lillian Hellman:

    Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth.

  2. Lillian Hellman:

    Cynicism is an unpleasant way of telling the truth.

  3. Douglas LaBier:

    Look above the things you find annoying or unpleasant.

  4. Steve Miller:

    This came so close to not happening, they make it so unpleasant.

  5. Baltasar Gracian:

    Do pleasant things yourself, but unpleasant things through others.

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