Examples of unappealing in a Sentence
an unappealing mess of dirt and trash in the corner of the room
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Ertz can become Wentz’s security blanket this year, a reliable middle-of-the-field target whom Wentz can turn to when the targets outside are unappealing.
But, as Bevin discovered, actual repeal is unappealing.
That’s significant, because researchers have long thought that early humans would have found rainforests unappealing: Why hunt clever monkeys in the treetops when easy-to-catch shellfish and other resources await on the coast?
What makes Lippmann unappealing is his detachment, the cool logic that prevented him from shaking his fist at the status quo with Reed-esque fury.
That resume is hardly Maryland-centric, a point voters might find unappealing.
Moscow clearly has found the reality unappealing: Endless badmouthing from the U.S. press and defense officials; mounting US activism in Syria, bumping up against Russia’s own troops and its allies; no return of its compounds; no sanctions relief.
This won’t help get votes for a repeal-only bill that has a number of other deeply unappealing numbers.
FABRIC STRATEGIES Fabrics that can withstand life with pets used to be rough and often unappealing to touch, Yip says.
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First Known Use of unappealing
Synonymsgrotesque, hideous, homely, ill-favored, monstrous, ugly, unattractive, unbeautiful, uncomely, unhandsome, unlovely, unpleasing, unpretty, unsightly, vile
Antonymsaesthetic (also esthetic or aesthetical or esthetical), attractive, beauteous, beautiful, bonny (also bonnie) [chiefly British], comely, cute, drop-dead, fair, fetching, good-looking, goodly, gorgeous, handsome, knockout, lovely, pretty, ravishing, seemly, sightly, stunning, taking, well-favored
Related Wordsabhorrent, abominable, appalling, awful, disgusting, distasteful, dreadful, gross, horrible, horrid, loathsome, nauseating, nauseous, noisome, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive, revolting, sickening; frumpish, frumpy, plain, unaesthetic, unbecoming, unshapely
Near Antonymsshapely; imposing, impressive, prepossessing
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