- causing discomfort or distress; painful; irritating.
- in a state of discomfort; uneasy; conscious of stress or strain.
Origin of uncomfortable
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Related Words for uncomfortablenessperil, discomfort, embarrassment, awkwardness, inconvenience, risk, danger, bulkiness, uncomfortableness, delicacy, difficulty, unpleasantness, trouble, untimeliness, stickiness, unmanageability
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Historical Examples of uncomfortableness
As for Noddy, he awakened several times because of the uncomfortableness of his bed.The Motor Boys in Mexico
Abashed, prickly with uncomfortableness, Father discovered that the saloon-keeper was taking up a collection for them.The Innocents
There was nothing there of uncomfortableness,—of conscious bracing up to a difficult matter.The Other Girls
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- not comfortable
- feeling or causing discomfort or unease; disquieting