Related formsun·sa·vor·i·ly, adverbun·sa·vor·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for unsavory
It seems to me to be too unsavory a step but time will tell.Measles Vaccine Mix-Up Kills Dozens of Syrian Children|Kent Sepkowitz|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Organicness, too, can offer a patina of healthfulness to unsavory substances.
Everyone knows that Game of Thrones is full of unsavory characters that behave in unsavory ways.Game of Thrones’ ‘The Lion and the Rose’: Joffrey’s Demented, Shocking Royal Wedding|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So as unsavory as it may feel, working with the moderate-aligned military is our only hope, writes Leslie H. Gelb.It’s Time to Hold Our Nose and Back Egypt’s Military|Leslie H. Gelb|August 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This has given Cuccinelli plenty of ammunition to attack him as an unsavory wheeler-dealer.
They did unsavory cooking over the open fire till their small supply of wood gave out.Home Fires in France|Dorothy Canfield
I should not care to entrust my daughter or sister to the keeping of a man with my unsavory reputation.Nat Goodwin's Book|Nat C. Goodwin
The street is and always has been narrow, and, from its proximity to the fish-market, is and always has been unsavory.London|Walter Besant
Neither can be depended upon and generally both have unsavory reputations.
Poetry is truly an unsavory implement when it so demeans a smart officer to defer to a civilian.The Green Book|Mr Jkai