What does undesirable mean?

Definitions for undesirable
ˌʌn dɪˈzaɪər ə bəlun·de·sir·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. undesirable(adj)

    one whose presence is undesirable

    "rounding up vagrants and drunks and other undesirables"

  2. undesirable, unwanted(adj)

    not wanted

    "undesirable impurities in steel"; "legislation excluding undesirable aliens";"removed the unwanted vegetation"

  3. undesirable, unsuitable(adj)

    not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)

Wiktionary

  1. undesirable(Noun)

    an undesirable person

  2. undesirable(Adjective)

    objectionable or not likely to please

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undesirable

    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.

How to pronounce undesirable?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say undesirable in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undesirable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undesirable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of undesirable in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Cameron:

    That is highly unusual and highly undesirable.

  2. Tony Mullins:

    It would be entirely undesirable from my point of view.

  3. Michael Kugelman:

    For Washington, any scenario with Rajapaksa back in power - even merely as an MP - is undesirable.

  4. Bertrand Russell:

    It is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatsoever for supposing it is true.

  5. Charles Mackay:

    A leaky gut is bad because all these undesirable things go from the gut into the bloodstream, and they screw up the immune system.

Images & Illustrations of undesirable

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