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1. unpleasantness

noun. ['ənˈplɛzəntnəs'] the quality of giving displeasure.

Synonyms

  • terribleness
  • odiousness
  • harshness
  • quality
  • horridness
  • dreadfulness
  • nastiness
  • roughness
  • awfulness
  • distastefulness

Antonyms

  • niceness
  • offensive
  • inoffensive
  • smoothness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • unpleasant (English)
  • pleasant (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Unpleasantness

  • abruptness
  • absoluteness
  • acuteness
  • adonis
  • aggressiveness
  • agribusiness
  • airworthiness
  • alertness
  • aloofness
  • alumnus
  • anise
  • anus
  • appropriateness
  • arbitrariness
  • assertiveness
  • astuteness
  • attentiveness
  • attractiveness
  • awareness
  • awfulness

Example sentences of the word unpleasantness


1. Adjective
Your spouse might seem to drink to be more comfortable in social situations, or to cope with unpleasantness.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Do not stoop to his level and scream back; this will only continue the unpleasantness.

2. unpleasantness

noun. ['ənˈplɛzəntnəs'] the feeling caused by disagreeable stimuli; one pole of a continuum of states of feeling.

Synonyms

  • pain

Antonyms

  • pleasure
  • wholesomeness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • unpleasant (English)
  • pleasant (English)
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