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unappetizing

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adjective un·ap·pe·tiz·ing \ˌən-ˈa-pə-ˌtī-ziŋ\

Simple Definition of unappetizing

  • : not appealing to a person's taste : not attractive or appetizing

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unappetizing

  1. :  not appetizing :  insipid, unattractive

unappetizingly

play \-ziŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of unappetizing in a sentence

  1. <the array of unappetizing foods that we encountered at that cheap roadside restaurant>



1884

First Known Use of unappetizing

1884



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