unhandsome

adjective
un·​hand·​some | \ ˌən-ˈhan(t)-səm How to pronounce unhandsome (audio) \

Definition of unhandsome

: not handsome: such as
a : not beautiful : homely
c : lacking in courtesy or taste : rude

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Other Words from unhandsome

unhandsomely adverb

Examples of unhandsome in a Sentence

a character actor with a distinctively craggy, unhandsome face in an interview the free-spoken actor made some unhandsome remarks about his costars

First Known Use of unhandsome

1530, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unhandsome was in 1530

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“Unhandsome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unhandsome. Accessed 6 Aug. 2021.

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