Related formsun·pleas·ant·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for unpleasant
That was an unpleasant reminder that for many people, science is still considered a boys club.
It had to be an unpleasant shock for the much-lauded Bratton.Bill Bratton Scolds Giggling Audience at American Justice Summit|Lloyd Grove|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was unpleasant and discombobulating: a simulation of hostage-taking, mental asylum and demented dreamscape all rolled into one.Sex, Blood, and Screaming: Blackout’s Dark Frights|Tim Teeman|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Food dislikes often stem from childhood, or are linked to unpleasant past experiences.
I experimented with probably my most unpleasant, yet effective diet ever this week: The 4-Day Diet.
She wondered now why the memory of it was so unpleasant to her.The Secret Witness|George Gibbs
Before he began a pleasant task he always hastened to get rid of the unpleasant ones.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
There was nothing particular in the meeting to make it unpleasant to our friend Will.The Belton Estate|Anthony Trollope
He laughs aloud—a wild, unpleasant, scornful laugh, that makes her cheek turn pale.The Haunted Chamber|"The Duchess"
"Tell me more," demanded Ainley sharply, as an unpleasant suspicion shot into his mind.A Mating in the Wilds|Ottwell Binns