What does uncomfortable mean?

Definitions for uncomfortable
ʌnˈkʌmf tə bəl, -ˈkʌm fər tə-un·com·fort·able

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word uncomfortable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. uncomfortable(adj)

    conducive to or feeling mental discomfort

    "this kind of life can prove disruptive and uncomfortable"; "the uncomfortable truth"; "grew uncomfortable beneath his appraising eye"; "an uncomfortable way of surprising me just when I felt surest"; "the teacher's presence at the conference made the child very uncomfortable"

  2. uncomfortable(adj)

    providing or experiencing physical discomfort

    "an uncomfortable chair"; "an uncomfortable day in the hot sun"

Wiktionary

  1. uncomfortable(Adjective)

    not comfortable

    The class squirmed and fidgeted in the uncomfortable new chairs.

  2. uncomfortable(Adjective)

    experiencing discomfort

  3. uncomfortable(Adjective)

    uneasy or anxious

    Sharing a house with them made me uncomfortable.

  4. uncomfortable(Adjective)

    put off or disgusted

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uncomfortable(adj)

    feeling discomfort; uneasy; as, to be uncomfortable on account of one's position

  2. Uncomfortable(adj)

    causing discomfort; disagreeable; unpleasant; as, an uncomfortable seat or situation

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uncomfortable

    un-kum′fur-ta-bl, adj. not comfortable, causing discomfort or disquiet: awkwardly situated.—n. Uncom′fortableness.—adv. Uncom′fortably.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'uncomfortable' in Adjectives Frequency: #801

How to pronounce uncomfortable?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say uncomfortable in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncomfortable in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncomfortable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of uncomfortable in a Sentence

  1. Brooke Lutz:

    I was just very uncomfortable.

  2. Brad Alford:

    I just became very uncomfortable with it.

  3. Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire:

    Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.

  4. Ellen Pao:

    It was extremely difficult and very uncomfortable.

  5. George Bernard Shaw:

    An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.

Images & Illustrations of uncomfortable

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