Unattractive

  • 1 unattractive — index unacceptable, undesirable, unsavory Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 unattractive — (adj.) 1729, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + ATTRACTIVE (Cf. attractive). Related: Unattractively; unattractiveness …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 unattractive — [adj] ugly bad looking, beastly, deformed, disfigured, disgusting, frightful, gross, grotesque, hideous, homely, horrid, monstrous, not much to look at*, plain, repelling, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, unalluring, unappealing, unsightly;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 4 unattractive — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not pleasing, appealing, or inviting. DERIVATIVES unattractively adverb unattractiveness noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 unattractive — [spelling only] …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 unattractive — [[t]ʌ̱nətræ̱ktɪv[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Unattractive people and things are unpleasant in appearance. I m 27, have a nice flat, a good job and I m not unattractive. ...an unattractive shade of orange. ...an unattractive and uninteresting city. Ant:… …

    English dictionary

  • 7 unattractive — un|at|trac|tive [ˌʌnəˈtræktıv] adj 1.) not attractive, pretty, or pleasant to look at ▪ an unattractive man 2.) not good or desirable ▪ the unattractive aspects of nationalism >unattractively adv …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 unattractive — un|at|trac|tive [ ,ʌnə træktıv ] adjective 1. ) with an ugly appearance: a very unattractive building 2. ) unpleasant or not enjoyable: I now faced the unattractive prospect of a 12 hour bus trip. ╾ un|at|trac|tive|ly adverb ╾… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 unattractive — adjective 1 not attractive, pretty, or pleasant to look at: an unattractive man 2 not good or desirable: the unattractive aspects of nationalism unattractively adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 unattractive — UK [ˌʌnəˈtræktɪv] / US adjective 1) with an ugly appearance a very unattractive building 2) unpleasant, or not enjoyable I now faced the unattractive prospect of a 12 hour bus journey. Derived words: unattractively adverb unattractiveness noun… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 unattractive — /ʌnəˈtræktɪv/ (say unuh traktiv) adjective 1. not physically appealing. 2. lacking appeal of any kind; uninviting: an unattractive proposition. –unattractiveness, noun –unattractively, adverb …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 12 unattractive —   U i ole, pupuka, ano ole.     Sexually unattractive, lemukū, he u i kū i ki ona (lit., a beauty fit for the dung heap) …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 13 unattractive — adjective Date: 1813 not attractive ; plain, dull • unattractively adverb • unattractiveness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 unattractive — adj.; unattractively, adv.; unattractiveness, n. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 15 unattractive — adjective a) not handsome or beautiful or appealing b) lacking the power to attract interest Ant: attractive …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 unattractive — Synonyms and related words: beautiless, bitter, blemished, blotted, cacophonic, cacophonous, defaced, disagreeable, disfigured, dislikable, displeasing, distasteful, dysphemistic, dysphemized, homely, inelegant, marred, plain, short on looks,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17 unattractive — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. ugly, homely, plain, unsightly. See ugliness. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. repulsive, homely, plain, hideous. see ugly III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Not handsome or beautiful: homely,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 unattractive — adj. not attractive, unappealing, plain, dull, ugly …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 unattractive — adjective not pleasing, appealing, or inviting. Derivatives unattractively adverb unattractiveness noun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 unattractive — a. Unalluring, uninviting, undesirable, uninteresting, without charm …

    New dictionary of synonyms