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English definition of “unpleasant”

unpleasant

adjective     /ʌnˈplez.ənt/
B1 not enjoyable or pleasant : an unpleasant surprise the unpleasant truth Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad C1 [after verb] rude and angry : The waiter got quite unpleasant with us.Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desireSerious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad unpleasantly     /-li/ adverb unpleasantness     /-nəs/ noun [C or U] Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
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