unpleasantry

noun
un·​pleasantry | \ "+ \

Definition of unpleasantry

1 : an unpleasant incident
2 : an unpleasant remark or speech : insult the candidates exchanged unpleasantries

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First Known Use of unpleasantry

1799, in the meaning defined above

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“Unpleasantry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpleasantry. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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