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unhandsome

[ uhn-han-suhm ]
/ ʌnˈhæn səm /
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adjective
lacking good looks; not attractive in physical appearance; plain or ugly.
ungracious; discourteous; unseemly: an unhandsome exchange of epithets.
ungenerous; illiberal: an unhandsome reward.
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Origin of unhandsome

First recorded in 1520–30; un-1 + handsome

OTHER WORDS FROM unhandsome

un·hand·some·ly, adverbun·hand·some·ness, noun
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