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undesirable

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adjective un·de·sir·able \-ˈzī-rə-bəl\

Simple Definition of undesirable

  • : bad, harmful, or unpleasant : not worth having or getting : not desirable

Full Definition of undesirable

  1. :  not desirable :  unwanted <undesirable side effects>

un·de·sir·abil·i·ty play \-ˌzī-rə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
un·de·sir·able·ness play \-ˈzī-rə-bəl-nəs\ noun
un·de·sir·ably play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of undesirable

  1. The drug has some undesirable side effects.

  2. This may have undesirable consequences.

  3. Frankly, it's an undesirable and unpleasant job.



1667

First Known Use of undesirable

1667


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undesirable

noun un·de·sir·able

Definition of undesirable

  1. :  one that is undesirable



1883

First Known Use of undesirable

1883



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