Definitions for unsavory
unsavory, unsavoury, offensive(adj)
"an unsavory reputation"; "an unsavory scandal"
distasteful, unsavory, unsavoury(adj)
not pleasing in odor or taste
Not savory; without flavor.
Of bad taste; distasteful.
Making an activity undesirable.
Disreputable, not respectable, of questionable moral character.
His unsavory reputation as a mobster came back to haunt him when he ran for mayor of New York.