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See definition of unpleasantly on Dictionary.com
  • as inawfully
  • as inunhappily

synonyms for unpleasantly

  • dreadfully
  • wickedly
  • clumsily
  • disgracefully
  • disreputably
  • inadequately
  • incompletely
  • poorly
  • reprehensibly
  • shoddily
  • unforgivably
  • wretchedly
  • glumly
  • sadly
  • despondently
  • forlornly
  • gloomily
  • sorrowfully
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How to use unpleasantly in a sentence

It affected Bud unpleasantly, just as the incessant bawling of a band of weaning calves used to do.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
Trenchard eyed the short, powerfully built man beside him, and laughed unpleasantly.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
Startlingly Mrs. Briggs laughed, shrilly, unpleasantly, as a woman laughs in great fear.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
I live not unpleasantly, in a round of Ministerial dinners; but I am impatient to see my white house at Brighton.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
They started up and off like the wind, followed by two shots from Robinson that whistled unpleasantly near them.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
By this time the crowd had become unpleasantly dense around him.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
It was not, however, unpleasantly cold, and the cloud effects were very beautiful.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
The trailer drew cautiously away; the conversation was becoming unpleasantly personal.
GALLEGHER AND OTHER STORIESRICHARD HARDING DAVIS
Here we found a number of aged men seated on unpleasantly smooth and cold polished stones in a curious circle of masonry.
IN THE WRONG PARADISEANDREW LANG
If by 'this' you mean the hotel, it is European, and unpleasantly so at that.
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNPLEASANTLY

  • clumsily
  • disgracefully
  • disreputably
  • dreadfully
  • inadequately
  • incompletely
  • poorly
  • reprehensibly
  • shoddily
  • unforgivably
  • unpleasantly
  • wickedly
  • wretchedly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.