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Ugly vs. Penguin

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Uglyadjective

Displeasing to the eye; not aesthetically pleasing.

Penguinnoun

Any of several flightless sea birds, of order Sphenisciformes, found in the Southern Hemisphere; marked by their usual upright stance, walking on short legs, and (generally) their stark black and white plumage.

Uglyadjective

Displeasing to the ear or some other sense.

Penguinnoun

(slang) A nun (association through appearance, because of the black and white habit).

Uglyadjective

Offensive to one's sensibilities or morality.

‘He played an ugly trick on us.’;

Penguinnoun

(juggling) A type of catch where the palm of the hand is facing towards the leg with the arm stretched downward, resembling the flipper of a penguin.

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Uglyadjective

Ill-natured; crossgrained; quarrelsome.

‘an ugly temper; to feel ugly’;

Penguinnoun

A spiny bromeliad with egg-shaped fleshy fruit, Bromelia pinguin.

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.’;

Penguinnoun

Any bird of the order Impennes, or Ptilopteri. They are covered with short, thick feathers, almost scalelike on the wings, which are without true quills. They are unable to fly, but use their wings to aid in diving, in which they are very expert. See King penguin, under Jackass.

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.’;

Penguinnoun

The egg-shaped fleshy fruit of a West Indian plant (Bromelia Pinguin) of the Pineapple family; also, the plant itself, which has rigid, pointed, and spiny-toothed leaves, and is used for hedges.

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Uglyadjective

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

Penguinnoun

short-legged flightless birds of cold southern especially Antarctic regions having webbed feet and wings modified as flippers

Uglyadjective

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

Penguin

Penguins (order Sphenisciformes , family Spheniscidae ) are a group of aquatic flightless birds. They live almost exclusively in the Southern Hemisphere, with only one species, the Galápagos penguin, found north of the Equator.

Uglynoun

A shade for the face, projecting from the bonnet.

Uglyverb

To make ugly.

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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’;

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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