noun see disagreeable

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  • Disagreeableness — Dis a*gree a*ble*ness, n. The state or quality of being; disagreeable; unpleasantness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disagreeableness — See disagreeable. * * * …   Universalium

  • disagreeableness — noun a) The state or quality of being disagreeable. b) A disagreeable behaviour, occurrence, etc …   Wiktionary

  • disagreeableness — Synonyms and related words: disagreeability, displeasingness, displeasure, distastefulness, inhospitableness, inhospitality, ugliness, unamiability, unappealingness, unattractiveness, unbenignity, unbenignness, uncompassionateness, uncordiality,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • disagreeableness — dis·a gree·a·ble·ness || ‚dɪsÉ™ grɪəblnɪs n. unpleasantness; quality of being argumentative, crankiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disagreeableness — noun 1. the quality of being disagreeable and unpleasant • Ant: ↑agreeableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑disagreeable • Hypernyms: ↑pleasantness, ↑sweetness • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • disagreeable — disagreeableness, disagreeability, n. disagreeably, adv. /dis euh gree euh beuhl/, adj. 1. contrary to one s taste or liking; unpleasant; offensive; repugnant. 2. unpleasant in manner or nature; unamiable: a thoroughly disagreeable person. n. 3.… …   Universalium

  • nastiness — noun 1) my mother tried to shut herself off from all the nastiness of life Syn: unpleasantness, disagreeableness, offensiveness, vileness, foulness 2) her uncharacteristic nastiness Syn: unkindness, unpleasantness, unfriendliness,… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • agreeableness — noun 1. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions a well trained staff saw to the agreeableness of our accommodations he discovered the amenities of reading at an early age • Syn: ↑amenity • Ant: ↑disagreeableness • Derivationally related… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asperities — Asperity As*per i*ty, n.; pl. {Asperities}. [L. asperitas, fr. asper rough: cf. F. asp[ e]rit[ e].] 1. Roughness of surface; unevenness; opposed to {smoothness}. The asperities of dry bodies. Boyle. [1913 Webster] 2. Roughness or harshness of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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