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not be a pretty sight

humorous to be ​ugly or ​unpleasant to ​look at: I can ​tell you, first thing in the ​morning he's not a pretty ​sight.
(Definition of not be a pretty sight from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not be a pretty sight”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不顺眼, 有碍观瞻…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不順眼, 有礙觀瞻…
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