Crossword Clue & Answers
8 September 2021
Last seen in: Evening Standard Easy Crossword
We found 20 answers for the crossword clue 'Unpleasant', the most recent of which was seen in the Evening Standard Easy Crossword.
We've seen this clue in both CRYPTIC and NON-CRYPTIC crossword publications.
We have given Unpleasant a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.
As well as being a clue we've also seen Unpleasant as an answer itself some 31 times.
Unpleasant is a single word clue made up of 10 letters.
We most recently saw this clue in 'Evening Standard Easy Crossword' on Thursday, 02 September 2021 with the answer being BEASTLY, but the most popular answer for this clue is ICKY.
We've seen this clue in the following publications:
- Evening Standard Easy Crossword - 2 Sep 2021
- Irish Independent - Simple - 26 Jul 2021
- Evening Standard Easy Crossword - 1 Jul 2021
- Evening Standard Easy Crossword - 28 Jun 2021
- Irish Independent - Simple - 15 Jun 2021
- USA Today - 13 May 2021
- Irish Independent - Simple - 23 Mar 2021
- The Sun Cryptic - 11 Feb 2021
- The New York Times Crossword - 6 Dec 2020
- The Guardian Quick - 5 Jun 2020
Definitions and usage
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- Disagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings ; "an unpleasant personality"; "unpleasant repercussions"; "unpleasant odors"
Shockingly repellent; inspiring horror; "ghastly wounds"; "the grim aftermath of the bombing"; "the grim task of burying the victims"; "a grisly murder"; "gruesome evidence of human sacrifice"; "macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages"; "macabre tortures conceived by madmen"
Soft and sticky
Morally reprehensible; "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar"
Sharply disagreeable; rigorous; "the harsh facts of court delays"; "an abrasive character"
Dirty and disorderly; "a mussy fussy bedroom"; "a child's messy eating habits"
Characterized by obscenity; "had a filthy mouth"; "foul language"; "smutty jokes"
Annoyed and irritable
Very unpleasant or offensive ; "a grotty little play"
Exceedingly bad; "when she was bad she was horrid"
Unequivocally detestable; "abominable treatment of prisoners"; "detestable vices"; "execrable crimes"; "consequences odious to those you govern"- Edmund Burke
In a beastly manner; "she behaved beastly toward her mother-in-law"
Offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky"
Causing disapproval or protest; "a vulgar and objectionable person"
An official prohibition or edict against something
Causing displeasure or lacking pleasing qualities
Highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust; "a disgusting smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a wicked stench"
Not agreeing with your tastes or expectations; "found the task disagreeable and decided to abandon it"; "a job temperamentally unsympathetic to him"
Liable to objection or debate; used of something one might take exception to; "a thoroughly unpleasant highly exceptionable piece of writing"; "found the politician's views objectionable"
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