unpleasant

[ uhn-plez-uh nt ]
/ ʌnˈplɛz ənt /

adjective

not pleasant; displeasing; disagreeable; offensive: an unpleasant taste; an unpleasant situation; an unpleasant manner.

Origin of unpleasant

First recorded in 1525–35; un-1 + pleasant

Related forms

un·pleas·ant·ly, adverb
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unpleasant

/ (ʌnˈplɛzənt) /

adjective

not pleasant or agreeable

Derived Forms

unpleasantly, adverb
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