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unpalatable

adjective uk   /ʌnˈpæl.ə.tə.bl̩/ us    /-t̬ə-/ formal
An unpalatable fact or idea is unpleasant or shocking and therefore difficult to accept: the unpalatable truth/facts about the war Unpalatable food is unpleasant to taste or eat.
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