unsavoriness


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un·sa·vor·y

 (ŭn-sā′və-rē)
adj.
1. Distasteful or disagreeable: an unsavory task.
2. Not savory: an unsavory meal.
3. Morally offensive: an unsavory scandal.

un·sa′vor·i·ly adv.
un·sa′vor·i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.unsavoriness - extreme unpalatability to the mouthunsavoriness - extreme unpalatability to the mouth
unpalatability, unpalatableness - the property of being unacceptable to the mouth
2.unsavoriness - the property of being extremely unacceptable to the mind
unpalatability, unpalatableness - the property of being unacceptable to the mind; "the policy's unpalatability caused an uproar"
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