Definition of unsightly
: not pleasing to the sight : not comely an unsightly mess
unsightlinessplay \ˌən-ˈsīt-lē-nəs\ noun
Examples of unsightly in a sentence
The cracks in the wall are unsightly.
strip-mining leaves an unsightly gash in the landscape
First Known Use of unsightly
UNSIGHTLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unsightly for English Language Learners
: not pleasant to look at
UNSIGHTLY Defined for Kids
Headscratcher for unsightly
Unsightly contains all of the letters of its meaning: ugly.
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