Synonyms and Antonyms of obscene
- an inappropriate and obscene gesture
- That ugly new store is really an obscene bit of architecture.
abhorrent, abominable, appalling, awful, disgusting, distasteful, dreadful, evil, foul, fulsome, gross, hideous, horrendous, horrible, horrid, loathsome, nasty, nauseating, nauseous, noisome, noxious, obnoxious, odious, offensive, rancid, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive, revolting, scandalous, shocking, sickening, ugly
acceptable, agreeable, alluring, appealing, attractive, blessed (also blest), desirable, enjoyable, felicitous, gratifying, heavenly, inviting, likable (or likeable), luscious, nice, palatable, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, satisfying, savory (also savoury), sweet, welcome
Synonym Discussion of obscene
- found the coarse humor of coworkers offensive
- a loud vulgar belch
- gross eating habits
- obscene language not allowed on the air
- entertained the campers with ribald folk songs
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