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See definition of unpleasing on Dictionary.com
  • as inlame
  • as inundesirable
  • as inungracious

synonyms for unpleasing

  • flimsy
  • faltering
  • poor
  • thin
  • faulty
  • flabby
  • inadequate
  • ineffective
  • inefficient
  • insufficient
  • unconvincing
  • unpersuasive
  • unsatisfactory
  • unsuitable

antonyms for unpleasing

MOST RELEVANT
  • strong
  • able
  • agile
  • capable
  • efficient
  • mobile
  • satisfactory
  • walking
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How to use unpleasing in a sentence

I am placed between the horns of a dilemma: one lady clamours for the bare truth: another forbids me to say anything unpleasing.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
To answer it involved the utterance of a name which was known to be unpleasing in Mr. Maxfield's ears.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
The second officer was a fine-looking young fellow with features that were not unpleasing.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
This Bohemian nobleman was not an altogether unpleasing personality.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
The jangling of the military trappings gave forth a sound not unpleasing to the ear, as the escort swept merrily on.
BARON BRUNOLOUISA MORGAN
She has an unpleasing laugh, which is ironical without being gay.
MEMOIRS OF THE DUCHESSE DE DINO V.1/3, 1831-1835DOROTHY DUCHESSE DE DINO
This last idea seems to be peculiarly unpleasing to the present Government in Spain, but no one has the right to dictate a choice.
MEMOIRS OF THE DUCHESSE DE DINO V.1/3, 1831-1835DOROTHY DUCHESSE DE DINO
He reached down, unpinned the blanket, which was secured with a brooch, and lifted the infant out of its unpleasing environment.
THE PILLAR OF LIGHTLOUIS TRACY
The following correspondence exhibits a feature in Hume's character, which to many readers will be new, and perhaps unpleasing.
LIFE AND CORRESPONDENCE OF DAVID HUME, VOLUME II (OF 2)JOHN HILL BURTON
Thomasin blushed again, and, when a few more words had been said of a not unpleasing kind, Venn mounted his horse and rode on.
RETURN OF THE NATIVETHOMAS HARDY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNPLEASING

  • faltering
  • faulty
  • flabby
  • flimsy
  • inadequate
  • ineffective
  • inefficient
  • insufficient
  • poor
  • thin
  • unconvincing
  • unpersuasive
  • unpleasing
  • unsatisfactory
  • unsuitable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.