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Definitions for disagreeable
ˌdɪs əˈgri ə bəldis·agree·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disagreeable(adj)

    not to your liking

    "a disagreeable situation"

  2. disagreeable(adj)

    unpleasant to interact with

    "a disagreeable old man"

  3. disagreeable, unsympathetic(adj)

    not agreeing with your tastes or expectations

    "found the task disagreeable and decided to abandon it"; "a job temperamentally unsympathetic to him"


  1. disagreeable(Adjective)

    Not agreeable, conformable, or congruous; contrary; unsuitable.

    Preach you truly the doctrine which you have received, and teach nothing that is disagreeable thereunto. --Udall.

  2. disagreeable(Adjective)

    Exciting repugnance; offensive to the feelings or senses; displeasing; unpleasant.

    That which is disagreeable to one is many times agreeable to another, or disagreeable in a less degree. --Wollaston.

  3. Origin: Confer désagréable. As if .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disagreeable(adj)

    not agreeable, conformable, or congruous; contrary; unsuitable

  2. Disagreeable(adj)

    exciting repugnance; offensive to the feelings or senses; displeasing; unpleasant

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. dsagrable.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disagreeable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disagreeable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of disagreeable in a Sentence

  1. Samuel Johnson:

    Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable.

  2. Ovid, Amorum, Book 2, 19, 3:

    What is allowed us is disagreeable, what is denied us causes us intense desire.

  3. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    There is nothing so disagreeable, that a patient mind cannot find some solace for it.

  4. John Keats:

    The excellency of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeable evaporate.

  5. Josiah Quincy:

    When you have a number of disagreeable duties to perform, always do the most disagreeable first.

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