uncomely

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adjective un·come·ly \ˌən-ˈkəm-lē also -ˈkōm- or -ˈkäm-\

Definition of uncomely

uncomelier

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uncomeliest

  1. :  unpleasant to look at :  not comely an uncomely creature an uncomely portrait … the assistant, who glanced back at Dorian with a look of shy wonder in his rough uncomely face. — Oscar Wilde

First Known Use of uncomely

14th century


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