/ (ʌnˈseɪvərɪ) /
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objectionable or distastefulan unsavoury character
disagreeable in odour or taste
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Derived forms of unsavouryunsavourily or US unsavorily, adverbunsavouriness or US unsavoriness, noun
Words nearby unsavoury
unsatisfying, unsaturated, unsaturated fat, unsaturated fats, unsavory, unsavoury, unsavvy, unsay, unsayable, unscathed, unscented
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How to use unsavoury in a sentence
Unsavoury as it is below, there is cheerfulness, and comfort, and hard, honest work above.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But worse than all were the numerous porters we met at every step we took, carrying large baskets of unsavoury matter.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Even here, an unsavoury little beast, called bug, was neither shy nor deficient in appetite.Wanderings in South America|Charles Waterton
This unsavoury fare caused many of the Reformers to go hungry rather than eat it.A Woman's Part in a Revolution|Natalie Harris Hammond
There is, however, an unsavoury hole from which have been extracted a number of skulls.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Ripon|Cecil Walter Charles Hallett
Out of his ravings, the unsavoury crew gleaned enough to convince them that he was responsible for their present unhappy plight.West Wind Drift|George Barr McCutcheon