unappetizing


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Related to unappetizing: palatable, unpalatable

un·ap·pe·tiz·ing

 (ŭn-ăp′ĭ-tī′zĭng)
adj.
Not appetizing in appearance, aroma, or taste.

un·ap′pe·tiz′ing·ly adv.

unappetizing

(ʌnˈæpɪˌtaɪzɪŋ) or

unappetising

adj
1. (Cookery) (of food) not pleasing or stimulating to the appetite
2. (of a prospect, person, etc) not appealing or attractive: unappetizing to investors.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unappetizing - not appetizing in appearance, aroma, or tasteunappetizing - not appetizing in appearance, aroma, or taste
unpalatable - not pleasant or acceptable to the taste or mind; "an unpalatable meal"; "unpalatable truths"; "unpalatable behavior"
tasty - pleasing to the sense of taste; "a tasty morsel"
appetising, appetizing - appealing to or stimulating the appetite especially in appearance or aroma

unappetizing

unappetizing

adjective
So unpleasant in flavor as to be inedible:
Translations

unappetizing

[ˈʌnˈæpɪtaɪzɪŋ] ADJpoco apetitoso, poco apetecible (fig) → poco apetecible, nada atractivo

unappetizing

[ˌʌnˈæpɪtaɪzɪŋ] adjpeu appétissant(e)

unappetizing

adjunappetitlich; prospect, thoughtwenig verlockend

unappetizing

[ʌnˈæpɪˌtaɪzɪŋ] adjpoco appetitoso/a
References in classic literature ?
It passed the heavy time till dinner - a most unappetizing meal served to the boys and a few invalids in a corner of a barrack-room.
Six eggs had gone into the frying-pan, and all that came out was a teaspoonful of burnt and unappetizing looking mess.
Another great option are the perfectly crafted pizzas and calzone made with a homemade twist; gone are the greasy, unappetizing stock pizzas.
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The finance magazine acknowledged that while Pollo Loco offers tasty chicken, "it's marinating in an unappetizing mix of longoutstanding financial and operational challenges.
These are just a few of the unappetizing and unhealthy ingredients often found in traditional dog food.
Although unappetizing, it had the desired effect: Exposure to the dog-house dust greatly toned down immune reactions in the mice that were exposed to a common trigger, cockroach allergen.
Unappetizing fayre efficiently served, but the two firms shouldn't expect a tip from the public, who ultimately foot the bill.
Be warned, however, that the reconstituting process generates an unappetizing odor.
Sliced, raw mushrooms added to a sauce are rubbery, floppy and very unappetizing indeed.
This weekend, Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia will serve visitors sample inmate meals from the 1830s, 1940s and today: broiled salted beef with "Indian mush"; hamburger with brown gravy and beets; and Nutraloaf - an unappetizing concoction currently served as a punishment.