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English definition of “unpalatable”

unpalatable

adjective     /ʌnˈpæl.ə.tə.bl̩/ US  /-t̬ə-/ formal
describes a fact or idea that is unpleasant or shocking and therefore difficult to accept : the unpalatable truth / facts about the war Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad describes food that is unpleasant to taste or eat Edible and inedibleNot pleasant to eat or drink
(Definition of unpalatable adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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