Recent Examples of unwelcome from the Web
A class-action lawsuit has been filed by an angry group of famous bearded athletes, claiming loss of self-esteem, severe personal trauma and unwelcome bread crumbs.
At least then I could be protected from unwelcome ideas. *
For women whose jobs require living in the spotlight, having thick skin and a sharp, savvy tongue remain two unspoken requirements for dealing with unwelcome barbs tied to their appearance, bodies, race, rights, politics, and more on the daily.
The incident wasn't the first time a deer made an unwelcome entrance inside a Northwest Indiana building.
Walter Ertsinian was celebrating his 25th wedding anniversary on Tuesday when his family discovered an unwelcome visitor in their pool.
Migraines are another unwelcome visitor to an estimated five million women a month, and according to Dr Anne MacGregor, formally of the National Migraine Centre, over 50% of women who suffer from these headaches notice a link with their periods.
Hate to be the person who ruins summer for you, but your favorite season can cause some unwelcome problems for your down-there parts: turns out summer is prime-time for your vagina to get a yeast infection.
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First Known Use of unwelcome
Synonymsbad, bitter, disagreeable, displeasing, distasteful, harsh, icky, nasty, rotten, sour, uncongenial, unlovely, unpalatable, unpleasing, unsavory, unpleasant, wicked, yucky (also yukky)
Antonymsagreeable, congenial, good, grateful, gratifying, nice, palatable, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, satisfying, welcome
Related Wordsabhorrent, abominable, appalling, awful, beastly, bilious, disgusting, dreadful, foul, ghastly, gnarly [slang], god-awful, gross, hateful, hellish, hideous, horrendous, horrible, horrid, invidious, loathsome, nauseating, nauseous, noisome, obnoxious, obscene, odious, offensive, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive, revolting, revulsive, scandalous, seamy, shocking, sick, sickening, ugly, unholy, vile, villainous; aggravating, annoying, galling, irritating, vexing; crappy [slang], cruddy, crummy (also crumby), lousy, miserable, sucky [slang], wretched
Near Antonymsdelectable, delicious, delightful, dreamy, felicitous; amiable, charming, cheery, friendly, jolly, kindly, sweet
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