unpleasant

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unpleasant person who is annoying or exasperating aggravator , annoyance
unpleasant person who causes friendly people to become indifferent or unfriendly or hostile alienator
act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance) alleviation , easement , easing , relief
tree with shaggy unpleasant-smelling toxic bark and yielding strong durable wood; bark and seeds used as a purgative and vermifuge and narcotic Andira inermis , cabbage-bark tree , cabbage bark , cabbage tree
any of several drugs that control or kill neoplastic cells; used in chemotherapy to kill cancer cells; all have unpleasant side effects that may include nausea and vomiting and hair loss and suppression of bone marrow function antineoplastic , antineoplastic drug , cancer drug
vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune anxiety
any technique of behavior modification that uses unpleasant stimuli in a controlled fashion to alter behavior in a therapeutic way; primarily used for alcoholism or drug abuse (but with little success) aversion therapy
behavior treatment with unpleasant stimuli connected to bad habits aversion therapy
unpleasant nastiness; used especially of nasty weather beastliness
unpleasant difficulty bitch
final extremity (however unpleasant it may be) bitter end
property of having a harsh unpleasant taste bitter , bitterness
series of unexpected and unpleasant occurrences blizzard , rash
unpleasant or disappointing surprise blow , shock
unpleasant smelling fatty acid found especially in butter butanoic acid , butyric acid
colorless toxic ptomaine with an unpleasant odor formed during the putrefaction of animal tissue cadaverine
fatty acid found in animal oils and fats; has an unpleasant smell resembling goats capric acid , decanoic acid
pale green unpleasant-smelling lacewing fly having carnivorous larvae chrysopid , green lacewing , stink fly
unpleasant wetness clamminess , dankness
area in a city with large modern buildings that is perceived as dangerous and unpleasant concrete jungle
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