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dis·a·gree·able

disagreeable

 
pronunciation:
dIs gri bl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: causing dislike or offense; unpleasant.
Cleaning the bathroom floor is a disagreeable task, in my opinion.Conflict with roommates is always disagreeable.
antonyms:
agreeable, appealing, good, palatable, personable, pleasant
similar words:
beastly, dirty, distasteful, foul, hateful, hostile, objectionable, painful, undesirable, unpleasant
definition 2: ill-tempered or ill-natured; quarrelsome.
Our neighbor is a rude, disagreeable man, so I try to avoid him when possible.
antonyms:
affable, congenial, pleasant
similar words:
beastly, cross, obnoxious
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derivations: disagreeably (adv.), disagreeability (n.), disagreeableness (n.)
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