unsightly

[uhn-sahyt-lee]
adjective, unsightlier, unsightliest.
distasteful or unpleasant to look at: an unsightly wound; unsightly disorder.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English; see un-1, sightly

unsightliness, noun


unattractive, ugly, disagreeable.


beautiful.
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unsightly (ʌnˈsaɪtlɪ)
 
adj
unpleasant or unattractive to look at; ugly
 
un'sightliness
 
n

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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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Example sentences
Weeds not only steal water and nutrients from your plants but also often
  produce allergens and look unsightly.
At first glance they do look rather fierce and perhaps unsightly, but they are
  actually quite docile aquatic amphibians.
There is, however, some fairly unsightly development outside the walls towards
  the train and bus stations.
Unlike traditional concrete or asphalt, pavers will not form unsightly cracks
  that span your driveway, walkway or patio area.
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