What does unwelcome mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unwelcome(adj)

    not welcome; not giving pleasure or received with pleasure

    "unwelcome publicity"; "unwelcome interruptions"; "unwelcome visitors"

  2. unwelcome, unwished, unwished-for(adj)

    not welcome

    "unwelcome publicity"


  1. unwelcome(Adjective)

    Not welcome.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unwelcome

    un-wel′kum, adj. not welcome, causing grief.—v.t. to treat as unwelcome.—adv. Unwel′comely.—n. Unwel′comeness.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwelcome in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwelcome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of unwelcome in a Sentence

  1. Lis Smith:

    Senator Warren's idea of how to defeat Donald Trump is to tell people who don't support her that they are unwelcome in the fight and that those who disagree with her belong in the other party, we need to move beyond the politics and divisiveness that is tearing this country apart.

  2. Bob Hertzberg:

    I understand that I cannot control how a hug is received, and that not everyone has the ability to speak up about unwelcome behavior, it is my responsibility to be mindful of this, and to respect the Rules Committee’s request to not initiate hugs.

  3. Philip Hammond:

    The tax demand made to Cairn was very unwelcome.

  4. Robert Smith:

    You learn racial cues over the years, that's very different than my experience in the South, where I met plenty of people who might have been racially prejudiced, but I didn't feel unwelcome. It doesn't matter that I'm a professor.

  5. Swarthmore President Valerie Smith:

    We have heard heartbreaking stories from students who feel unwelcome to the point of wanting to transfer out of our community. Those stories have come from across the spectrum of our student body -- from student protesters to Delta Upsilon, stories such as these reflect our failure to realize the values we so often espouse.

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