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unpleasant

[uhn-plez-uh nt] /ʌnˈplɛz ənt/
adjective
1.
not pleasant; displeasing; disagreeable; offensive:
an unpleasant taste; an unpleasant situation; an unpleasant manner.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; un-1 + pleasant
Related forms
unpleasantly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for un pleasant

unpleasant

/ʌnˈplɛzənt/
adjective
1.
not pleasant or agreeable
Derived Forms
unpleasantly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for un pleasant

unpleasant

adj.

1530s, from un- (1) "not" + pleasant. Related: Unpleasantly; unpleasantness.

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