unpretty

adjective
un·​pret·​ty | \ ˌən-ˈpri-tē How to pronounce unpretty (audio) , -ˈpər- also -ˈpru̇- \
unprettier; unprettiest

Definition of unpretty

: not pretty: such as
a : not pleasant to look at an awkward and unpretty child
b : not pleasant or appealing an unpretty life facing an unpretty situation … Wilson paints an unpretty picture of life on tour.— Steven Dougherty

First Known Use of unpretty

1562, in the meaning defined above

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“Unpretty.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpretty. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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