Examples of unappealing in a Sentence
an unappealing mess of dirt and trash in the corner of the room
Recent Examples of unappealing from the Web
Desserts include a rather unappealing Dessert Bao ($6), a stiff fried bun with sweet red beans and a redeeming scoop of housemade green tea ice cream, that had an intriguing bittersweet appeal.
These were the days before feminism was a popular T-shirt slogan, when the vast majority of women and men found the term, and the concept, unappealing.
Many would find kissing a pig an unappealing prospect.
That unappealing image seems to be getting the full force of the internet’s ire.
The prospect of a rival like Hynix owning a piece of the business is very unappealing to Western Digital and its shareholders.
Oliver also criticized Amazon for its unappealing use of its incentive income, in particular on its series, Goliath.
Iraq, which Morse said might lose more investments because of its unappealing contractual terms for oil companies, has been the black sheep in the OPEC herd with regard to the production cuts.
In a 2001 paper, psychologist Judy Cameron at the University of Alberta broke down the effects of rewards on motivation for different types of tasks, concluding that rewards reliably boost the amount of time people spend on unappealing tasks.
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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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