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Definition 1: causing displeasure or lacking pleasing qualities - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where displeasing or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • displeasing news

(displeasing is similar to ...) causing an emotional disturbance

"his disconcerting habit of greeting friends ferociously and strangers charmingly" "an upsetting experience"

(displeasing is similar to ...) extremely annoying or displeasing

"his cavelier curtness of manner was exasperating" "I've had an exasperating day" "her infuriating indifference" "the ceaseless tumult of the jukebox was maddening"

(displeasing is similar to ...) causing annoyance or repugnance

"an off-putting remark"

(means also ...) displeasing to the senses

"an ugly face" "ugly furniture"

(means also ...) offensive or disagreeable; causing discomfort or unhappiness

"an unpleasant personality" "unpleasant repercussions" "unpleasant odors"

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