Definition of uncongenial
- uncongenial roommates
He was being asked to support a policy that was uncongenial to him.
a dank and uncongenial castle that makes one question just how merry old England really was
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abhorrent, abominable, appalling, awful, beastly, bilious, disgusting, dreadful, foul, ghastly, hideous, horrendous, horrible, horrid, invidious, loathsome, nauseating, nauseous, noisome, obnoxious, obscene, odious, offensive, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive, revolting, scandalous, seamy, shocking, sick, sickening, ugly, vile, villainous;
: not pleasant or enjoyable
: not proper or suited to a particular situation, person, etc.
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