uninviting

adjective un·in·vit·ing \ ˌən-in-ˈvī-tiŋ \
Updated on: 21 May 2018

Definition of uninviting

: not appealing or attractive : not inviting
  • a bleak, uninviting landscape
  • an uninviting manner

uninvitingly

adverb

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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of uninviting


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