unwelcoming

unwelcoming

(ʌnˈwɛlkəmɪŋ)
adj
1. censorious (of a person) unfriendly or hostile when approached
2. (of a place) not attractive or difficult to live or work in
Translations

unwelcoming

[ʌnˈwelkəmɪŋ] ADJ [person] → nada simpático, poco cordial; [place] → poco acogedor

unwelcoming

[ʌnˈwɛlkəmɪŋ] adj
[person] (to visitor, guest)peu accueillant(e); [manner] → peu avenant(e)
[house, room] → peu accueillant(e)

unwelcoming

adj mannerabweisend, unfreundlich; host alsoungastlich; placeabweisend, ungastlich
References in classic literature ?
Aunt Polly, Mary, and the Harpers threw themselves upon their restored ones, smothered them with kisses and poured out thanksgivings, while poor Huck stood abashed and uncomfortable, not knowing exactly what to do or where to hide from so many unwelcoming eyes.
Local people have told planners that the town centre is mostly empty in the evenings, creating an "an unsafe and unwelcoming environment".
Jurys' boss John Brennan said: "London's position at the top of the unwelcoming list is a timely reminder that we need to deliver exceptional customer service every time - especially with the spotlight on the UK in the lead up to London 2012.
Even if all those needs could be addressed, downtown Eugene would still have a chicken-or-the-egg problem: Parts of downtown seem unwelcoming because there are too few people, and those parts draw too few people because they're unwelcoming.
In the planning application to Birmingham City Council Mr Artemis described the building as 'dour, unwelcoming and repressive'.
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The survey posits there is a perception that international students find the higher ed climate unwelcoming in the U.
But some members were worried about the bunker-like, unwelcoming appearance of the entrance level, and by the way in which the lower part meets the upper.
The greeter that day didn't mean to be unwelcoming to singles, and neither do most churches.
Meanwhile, disabled youngsters have admitted they suffer discrimination and unwelcoming staff when they try to get involved in sports, according to a survey out today.
Perhaps here in calling it unwelcoming I am voicing too personal a response.
To ensure that your home is unwelcoming to multi-legged guests, be sure to clean thoroughly.