disagreeable


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dis·a·gree·a·ble

 (dĭs′ə-grē′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. Not to one's liking; unpleasant or offensive.
2. Having a quarrelsome, bad-tempered manner.

dis′a·gree′a·ble·ness n.
dis′a·gree′a·bly adv.

disagreeable

(ˌdɪsəˈɡriːəbəl)
adj
1. not likable, esp bad-tempered, offensive, or disobliging: disagreeable remarks.
2. not to one's liking; unpleasant: a disagreeable task.
ˌdisaˈgreeableness, ˌdisaˌgreeaˈbility n
ˌdisaˈgreeably adv

dis•a•gree•a•ble

(ˌdɪs əˈgri ə bəl)

adj.
1. contrary to one's taste or liking; offensive; repugnant.
2. unpleasant in manner or nature; surly; grouchy.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French]
dis`a•gree′a•ble•ness, dis`a•gree`a•bil′i•ty, n.
dis`a•gree′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disagreeable - not to your liking; "a disagreeable situation"
agreeable - conforming to your own liking or feelings or nature; "Is the plan agreeable to you?"; "he's an agreeable fellow"; "My idea of an agreeable person...is a person who agrees with me"- Disraeli; "an agreeable manner"
2.disagreeable - unpleasant to interact with; "a disagreeable old man"
ill-natured - having an irritable and unpleasant disposition
3.disagreeable - not agreeing with your tastes or expectations; "found the task disagreeable and decided to abandon it"; "a job temperamentally unsympathetic to him"
uncongenial, incompatible - not suitable to your tastes or needs; "the uncongenial roommates were always fighting"; "the task was uncongenial to one sensitive to rebuffs"

disagreeable

disagreeable

adjective
Translations
كَريه، مُزْعِج، سَيِّء الطَّبْع
nepříjemný
ubehagelig
ógeîfelldur
hoşa gitmeyentatsız

disagreeable

[ˌdɪsəˈgriːəbl] ADJ
1. (= unpleasant) [experience, task] → desagradable
she was very disagreeable to usnos trató con bastante aspereza
2. (= bad-tempered) [person] → desagradable, antipático; [tone of voice] → malhumorado, áspero
he's rather disagreeable in the morningspor la mañana suele estar de bastante mal humor

disagreeable

[ˌdɪsəˈgriːəbəl] adj
[person] → désagréable
to be disagreeable to sb, to be disagreeable towards sb [person] → être désagréable avec qn, être désagréable envers qn
[experience, incident, situation] → désagréable; [smell, colour] → désagréable
to be disagreeable to sb [sight, flavour] → être désagréable à qn

disagreeable

adjunangenehm; personunsympathisch

disagreeable

[ˌdɪsəˈgriːəbl] adj (gen) → spiacevole; (weather) → brutto/a; (person) → antipatico/a; (tone of voice) → sgradevole

disagree

(disəˈgriː) verb
1. (sometimes with with) to hold different opinions etc (from someone else). We disagree about everything; I disagree with you on that point.
2. to quarrel. We never meet without disagreeing.
3. (with with) (of food) to be unsuitable (to someone) and cause pain. Onions disagree with me.
ˌdisaˈgreeable adjective
unpleasant. a disagreeable task; a most disagreeable person.
ˌdisaˈgreeably adverb
ˌdisaˈgreement noun
1. disagreeing. disagreement between the two witnesses to the accident.
2. a quarrel. a violent disagreement.

disagreeable

a. desagradable; ofensivo-a.
References in classic literature ?
It must be very disagreeable to sleep in a tent, and eat all sorts of bad-tasting things, and drink out of a tin mug," sighed Amy.
There were other children beside, and two nurse-maids followed, looking disagreeable and resigned.
The scout and his companions listened to this simple explanation with the interest of men who imbibe new ideas, at the same time that they get rid of old ones, which had proved disagreeable inmates.
On the whole, therefore, her new experience led our decayed gentlewoman to very disagreeable conclusions as to the temper and manners of what she termed the lower classes, whom heretofore she had looked down upon with a gentle and pitying complaisance, as herself occupying a sphere of unquestionable superiority.
Unless people are more than commonly disagreeable, it is my foolish habit to contract a kindness for them.
She expressed in her little way an extraordinary detachment from disagreeable duties, looking to me, however, with a great childish light that seemed to offer it as a mere result of the affection she had conceived for my person, which had rendered necessary that she should follow me.
Savage though he was, and hideously marred about the face --at least to my taste -- his countenance yet had a something in it which was by no means disagreeable.
Shelby, with a slight shrug, and some perceptible feelings of a disagreeable nature.
Something of this disagreeable sort was turning up every now and then.
I made one attempt to hunt up the houses once inhabited by those two disagreeable people, Rousseau and Calvin, but I had no success.
He had just made the acquaintance of a group of citizens when an invisible dog began to yelp and snarl and howl and make himself very comprehensively disagreeable, whereupon young Wilson said, much as one who is thinking aloud:
Sorrow came a gentle sorrow but not at all in the shape of any disagreeable consciousness.