Unwelcome

  • 1 unwelcome — index invidious, unacceptable, undesirable, unsatisfactory, unsolicited Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 unwelcome — early 14c., from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + WELCOME (Cf. welcome). Cf. M.Du. onwillecome, Ger. unwillkommen …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 unwelcome — [adj] not wanted, desired blackballed*, disagreeable, displeasing, distasteful, exceptionable, excess baggage*, excluded, illfavored, inadmissible, left out in cold*, lousy, not in the picture*, objectionable, obnoxious, rejected, repellent, shut …

    New thesaurus

  • 4 unwelcome — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not welcome …

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  • 5 unwelcome — [spelling only] …

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  • 6 unwelcome — [[t]ʌnwe̱lkəm[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED An unwelcome experience is one that you do not like and did not want. The media has brought more unwelcome attention to the Royal Family... A colleague made unwelcome sexual advances towards her. Syn: unwanted 2)… …

    English dictionary

  • 7 unwelcome — un|wel|come [ʌnˈwelkəm] adj 1.) something that is unwelcome is not wanted, especially because it might cause embarrassment or problems ▪ unwelcome publicity ▪ unwelcome news 2.) unwelcome guests, visitors etc are people who you do not want in… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 unwelcome — un|wel|come [ ʌn welkəm ] adjective 1. ) unpleasant or annoying: We now faced the unwelcome prospect of a three hour trip home. 2. ) an unwelcome guest or visitor is someone who you do not want to spend time with make someone feel unwelcome to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 unwelcome — adjective 1 something that is unwelcome is not wanted, especially because it might cause embarrassment or problems: unwelcome publicity 2 unwelcome guests, visitors etc are people that you do not want in your home …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 unwelcome — UK [ʌnˈwelkəm] / US adjective 1) unpleasant, or annoying We now faced the unwelcome prospect of a three hour journey home. 2) an unwelcome guest or visitor is someone who you do not want to spend time with • make someone feel unwelcome …

    English dictionary

  • 11 unwelcome — adjective 1) I was made to feel unwelcome Syn: unwanted, uninvited, unaccepted, excluded, rejected 2) even a small increase is unwelcome Syn: undesirable, undesired, unpopular, unfortunate, disappointing, upsetting …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 12 unwelcome — adj. Unwelcome is used with these nouns: ↑attention, ↑change, ↑guest, ↑interruption, ↑intruder, ↑intrusion, ↑news, ↑publicity, ↑surprise, ↑truth, ↑visit, ↑ …

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  • 13 unwelcome — [ʌnˈwelkəm] adj 1) unpleasant or annoying 2) an unwelcome guest or visitor is someone who you do not want to spend time with …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 14 unwelcome — adj. * * * …

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  • 15 unwelcome — adjective Not welcome …

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  • 16 unwelcome — Synonyms and related words: anathema, bitter, disagreeable, dislikable, displeasing, distasteful, exceptionable, excluded, ill favored, inadmissible, obnoxious, persona non grata, rejected, repellent, sour, thankless, ugly, unacceptable,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17 unwelcome — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. uninvited, unwished for, repellent; see undeSirable , unpopular . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. unwanted, not wanted, undesirable, rejected, spurned, *shut out, *as welcome as the plague. ANT.: welcome, wanted,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 unwelcome — adj. unwanted, uninvited, undesirable …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 unwelcome — adjective not welcome or wanted. Derivatives unwelcomely adverb unwelcomeness noun …

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  • 20 unwelcome — a. Unpleasing, ungrateful, unacceptable, disagreeable, unpleasant …

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