unpalatable

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adjective un·pal·at·able \ˌən-ˈpa-lə-tə-bəl\

Definition of unpalatable

  1. 1 :  not palatable :  distasteful unpalatable wines

  2. 2 :  unpleasant, disagreeable raising income tax rates is politically unpalatable — Mary Rowland

unpalatability

play \ˌən-ˌpa-lə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Examples of unpalatable in a sentence

  1. pasta and honey is an unpalatable combination

  2. hesitated before sharing some of the more unpalatable details of his captivity

1658

First Known Use of unpalatable

1658


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