[ahy-sawr, ahy-sohr]
something unpleasant to look at: The run-down house was an eyesore to the neighbors.

1250–1300; Middle English; see eye, sore

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eyesore (ˈaɪˌsɔː)
something very ugly

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Word Origin & History

"something offensive to the eye," 1530, from eye + sore (n.).
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Example sentences
And while it is certainly big, it is neither eyesore nor blunder.
There's a lot of fuss made of wind turbines being an eyesore for people.
Its design and placement make it an eyesore from every direction.
The building has been vacant about three years, becoming an eyesore in a
  bustling area, the story says.
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