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Displeasing vs. Ugly

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Displeasingadjective

Unattractive, dislikable, objectionable.

Uglyadjective

Displeasing to the eye; not aesthetically pleasing.

Displeasingadjective

Causing displeasure or dissatisfaction; offensive; disagreeable.

Uglyadjective

Displeasing to the ear or some other sense.

Displeasingadjective

causing displeasure or lacking pleasing qualities

Uglyadjective

Offensive to one's sensibilities or morality.

‘He played an ugly trick on us.’;

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Uglyadjective

Ill-natured; crossgrained; quarrelsome.

‘an ugly temper; to feel ugly’;

Uglyadjective

Unpleasant; disagreeable; likely to cause trouble or loss.

‘an ugly rumour; an ugly customer; an ugly wound’; ‘With all this competition, expect things to get ugly.’;

Uglyadjective

Offensive to the sight; contrary to beauty; being of disagreeable or loathsome aspect; unsightly; repulsive; deformed.

‘The ugly view of his deformed crimes.’; ‘Like the toad, ugly and venomous.’; ‘O, I have passed a miserable night,So full of ugly sights, of ghastly dreams.’;

Uglyadjective

Ill-natured; crossgrained; quarrelsome; as, an ugly temper; to feel ugly.

Uglyadjective

Unpleasant; disagreeable; likely to cause trouble or loss; as, an ugly rumor; an ugly customer.

Uglynoun

A shade for the face, projecting from the bonnet.

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Uglyverb

To make ugly.

Uglyadjective

displeasing to the senses and morally revolting;

‘an ugly face’; ‘ugly furniture’; ‘war is ugly’;

Uglyadjective

deficient in beauty;

‘ugly gray slums’;

Uglyadjective

inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace;

‘a surly waiter’; ‘an ugly frame of mind’;

Uglyadjective

morally reprehensible;

‘would do something as despicable as murder’; ‘ugly crimes’; ‘the vile development of slavery appalled them’;

Uglyadjective

threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments;

‘a baleful look’; ‘forbidding thunderclouds’; ‘his tone became menacing’; ‘ominous rumblings of discontent’; ‘sinister storm clouds’; ‘a sinister smile’; ‘his threatening behavior’; ‘ugly black clouds’; ‘the situation became ugly’;

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Uglyadjective

provoking horror;

‘an atrocious automobile accident’; ‘a frightful crime of decapitation’; ‘an alarming, even horrifying, picture’; ‘war is beyond all words horrible’; ‘an ugly wound’;

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