unpleasant person

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Related to unpleasant person: for each person, disreputable person
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Noun1.unpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeableunpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeable
unwelcome person, persona non grata - a person who for some reason is not wanted or welcome
aggravator, annoyance - an unpleasant person who is annoying or exasperating
alienator - an unpleasant person who causes friendly people to become indifferent or unfriendly or hostile
anathema, bete noire - a detested person; "he is an anathema to me"
dickhead, mother fucker, motherfucker, prick, asshole, bastard, son of a bitch, whoreson, cocksucker, SOB, shit - insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
bore, dullard - a person who evokes boredom
cold fish - an aloof unemotional person
creep, spook, weirdie, weirdo, weirdy - someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric
critic - someone who frequently finds fault or makes harsh and unfair judgments
cunt, bitch - a person (usually but not necessarily a woman) who is thoroughly disliked; "she said her son thought Hillary was a bitch"
cynic, faultfinder - someone who is critical of the motives of others
egoist, egotist, swellhead - a conceited and self-centered person
grabber - an unpleasant person who grabs inconsiderately
crank, crosspatch, grouch, grump, churl - a bad-tempered person
incubus - someone who depresses or worries others
joker, turkey - a person who does something thoughtless or annoying; "some joker is blocking the driveway"
fiend, ogre, demon, monster, devil - a cruel wicked and inhuman person
oppressor - a person of authority who subjects others to undue pressures
pain in the neck, nuisance, pain - a bothersome annoying person; "that kid is a terrible pain"
pawer - a person who handles or caresses in a clumsy or overfamiliar manner
boor, churl, Goth, tike, tyke, barbarian, peasant - a crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking culture or refinement
pharisee - a self-righteous or sanctimonious person
pill - a unpleasant or tiresome person
prima donna - a vain and temperamental person
prude, puritan - a person excessively concerned about propriety and decorum
dirty dog, git, lowlife, puke, rotter, scum bag, skunk, so-and-so, stinker, stinkpot, bum, crumb, rat - a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible; "only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British call a contemptible person a `git'"
flouter, jeerer, mocker, scoffer - someone who jeers or mocks or treats something with contempt or calls out in derision
common scold, nag, nagger, scold, scolder - someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault
selfish person - a person who is unusually selfish
sneak - a person who is regarded as underhanded and furtive and contemptible
scorner, sneerer - a person who expresses contempt by remarks or facial expression
prig, snob, snoot, snot - a person regarded as arrogant and annoying
snorter - someone who expresses contempt or indignation by uttering a snorting sound
disagreeable woman, unpleasant woman - a woman who is an unpleasant person
arriviste, nouveau-riche, parvenu, upstart - a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class
upstart - an arrogant or presumptuous person
vulgarian - a vulgar person (especially someone who makes a vulgar display of wealth)
grumbler, moaner, sniveller, squawker, whiner, bellyacher, complainer, crybaby - a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
dirt ball, insect, louse, worm - a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect
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Pa, I am sorry to say,' returned Miss Fanny, who had by this time succeeded in goading herself into a state of much ill-usage and grievance, which she was often at great pains to do: 'that I believe her to be a friend of that very objectionable and unpleasant person, who, with a total absence of all delicacy, which our experience might have led us to expect from him, insulted us and outraged our feelings in so public and wilful a manner on an occasion to which it is understood among us that we will not more pointedly allude.
LARLY unpleasant person wrote a couple of times wishing a grisly end to one of my sons during his travels.
My sister says she treated him badly, which shows she's an unpleasant person, and that I'm stupid for getting involved.
My sister says she treated him badly and that shows that she's an unpleasant person and I'm stupid for getting involved.
He may be a thoroughly unpleasant person and he may be having an affair while living with your sister, but you shouldn't say anything unless you know for sure.
But even though the skeletal model succeeded in establishing herself as a ludicrously unpleasant person, she's not the one who should be worrying the most.
So it will be a question of whether to turn down the heating and get cold, eat poorer or less food, which affects health, or reduce the washing etc and become an unpleasant person in a scruffy household.
The colours black, yellow or red, an unpleasant person or ugly things are viewed as negative.
His character is a really unpleasant person and he rules his kingdom with a rod of iron.
In 50 years of unbroken attendance at our premier national festival, I have never come across such an unpleasant person, although there may well be the odd exception.
If you had all day to swan about and think you were brilliant, you'd end up a pretty unpleasant person.
The former basketball coach proved that he is black, that he is the kind of guy who speaks his mind, that he was fired and that Frank Broyles is an exceptionally unpleasant person to work for.