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Overview of adj ugly

The adj ugly has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) ugly

(displeasing to the senses; "an ugly face"; "ugly furniture")

2. surly, ugly

(inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace; "a surly waiter"; "an ugly frame of mind")

3. despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretched

(morally reprehensible; "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar")

4. atrocious, frightful, horrifying, horrible, ugly

(provoking horror; "an atrocious automobile accident"; "a frightful crime of decapitation"; "an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; "an ugly wound")

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