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1. uncalled-for

adjective. unnecessary and unwarranted.

Synonyms

  • needless
  • gratuitous
  • unneeded

Antonyms

  • essential
  • paid
  • merited
  • desirable

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Words that Rhyme with Uncalled For

2. uncalled-for

adjective. not required or requested.

Antonyms

  • welcome

3. unwished-for

adjective. not welcome.

Synonyms

  • unwished
  • unwanted

Antonyms

  • welcome
  • desirable
  • loved

4. unlooked-for

adjective. not anticipated.

Synonyms

  • unforeseen
  • unanticipated
  • out of the blue

Antonyms

  • unsurprising
  • due
  • expectable
  • awaited

5. yearned-for

adjective. greatly desired.

Synonyms

  • longed-for
  • wished-for

Antonyms

  • unwelcome
  • unloved
  • undesirable

6. uncared-for

adjective. lacking needed care and attention.

Synonyms

  • unattended
  • untended

Antonyms

  • noticed
  • accompanied
  • supervised

7. unhoped-for

adjective. so unexpected as to have not been imagined.

Synonyms

  • unthought-of
  • unhoped
  • unthought

Antonyms

  • unsurprising
  • due
  • expectable
  • awaited

8. longed-for

adjective. greatly desired.

Synonyms

  • yearned-for
  • wished-for

Antonyms

  • unwelcome
  • unloved
  • undesirable

9. hoped-for

adjective. expected hopefully.

Synonyms

  • anticipated
  • awaited

Antonyms

  • surprising
  • unthought-of
  • unhoped-for

10. cared-for

adjective. having needed care and attention.

Synonyms

  • attended

Antonyms

  • unaccompanied
  • neglected

Example sentences of the word uncalled-for


1. Noun Phrase
If a reprimand is uncalled for because of extenuating circumstances, request the heart of the matter be examined to reach resolution.

2. Noun Phrase
Formally reprimanding me for an issue outside of my control is inappropriate, and I believe, uncalled for.”

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