What does unpleasant mean?

Definitions for unpleasant
ʌnˈplɛz əntun·pleas·ant

Here are all the 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.

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  1. Adjectives Frequency

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

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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

Examples of unpleasant in a Sentence

  1. Eric Hoffer:

    To most of us nothing is so invisible as an unpleasant truth. Though it is held before our eyes, pushed under our noses, rammed down our throats- we know it not.

  2. Yuval Steinitz:

    I do not think that this is the deepest kingdom of secrets, but it is certainly something that should not happen, which is unpleasant, we will now have to look and consider changing the encryption, certainly.

  3. Spokesman Bill Durling:

    There might be unpleasant conversations but ultimately we want to do right by our suppliers because we want to create strategic relationships, we want them to be along with us for the ride as we continue to grow.

  4. Linda Bauld:

    Nicotine withdrawal is a very unpleasant process, the vast number of people using e-cigarettes are using them to stop smoking; [they're] about 60% more effective than going cold turkey or buying nicotine replacement therapy over the counter.

  5. Alon Tal:

    Israel is on the road to an ecological, social and quality of life disaster because as the population density rises it becomes more violent, congested and unpleasant to live in and with absolutely no room for any species other than humans.

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