unsightly

[uhn-sahyt-lee] /ʌnˈsaɪt li/
adjective, unsightlier, unsightliest.
1.
distasteful or unpleasant to look at:
"an unsightly wound; unsightly disorder."
Origin
1375–1425; late Middle English; see un-1, sightly
Related forms
unsightliness, noun
Synonyms
unattractive, ugly, disagreeable.
Antonyms
beautiful.
British Dictionary definitions for un sightliness
unsightly (ʌnˈsaɪtlɪ)
 
adj
unpleasant or unattractive to look at; ugly
 
un'sightliness
 
n

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Word Origin and History for un sightliness
unsightly
c.1425, "displeasing to the eye," from un- (1) "not" + sightly (see sight). Cf. M.Du. onsichtlijc "invisible, ugly," M.H.G. unsihtlih "invisible."
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