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synonyms for distasteful

  • abhorrent
  • hateful
  • objectionable
  • obnoxious
  • painful
  • repugnant
  • tasteless
  • unappetizing
  • unpalatable
  • unsavory
  • abominable
  • afflictive
  • bitter
  • detestable
  • disagreeable
  • dislikable
  • displeasing
  • flat
  • flavorless
  • galling
  • grievous
  • grody
  • gross
  • icky
  • insipid
  • loathsome
  • nauseous
  • odious
  • offensive
  • repellent
  • savorless
  • undesirable
  • uninviting
  • unlikable
  • yicky
  • yucky
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antonyms for distasteful

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  • appetizing
  • attractive
  • delicious
  • delightful
  • friendly
  • good
  • kind
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • savory
  • tasty
  • agreeable
  • delectable
  • palatable
  • pleasing
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How to use distasteful in a sentence

Even if you had sympathy for her, the superstar-victim routine could be distasteful.
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The Supreme Court, in a 5-to-4 ruling, essentially upheld the ability of Congress to change the terms of bonds, even though it found the action distasteful and unconstitutional.
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Which is all to say that, García Martínez’s writing, even if distasteful to some, has not obviously impacted his career until now.
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However, Miss Manners encourages you not to succumb to the distasteful idea that one should dress modestly so as not to give others “the wrong idea.”
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There is the unspoken but clear message that he finds that part of the business — basically the entire business — distasteful.
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If the journey is now distasteful to her, she has but her own rashness to blame in having sought it herself.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
For that reason a marriage distasteful to both had already been arranged between him and the Roshinara Begum.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
To address Fleurette, impalpable creation of fairyland, as “old girl” was particularly distasteful.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The diversions which had been the serious employment of his youth became distasteful to him.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
But if I had had the slightest idea that the subject was distasteful to you I would not have dreamed of mentioning it.
THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
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