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un·de·sir·a·ble

 (ŭn′dĭ-zīr′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. Not likely to please; objectionable: undesirable intrusions.
2. Not wanted: undesirable aliens.
n.
A person regarded as undesirable: "men tentatively regarded as scoundrels—or at least as undesirables" (New York).

un′de·sir′a·bil′i·ty n.
un′de·sir′a·bly adv.

undesirable

(ˌʌndɪˈzaɪərəbəl)
adj
not desirable or pleasant; objectionable
n
a person or thing that is considered undesirable
ˌundeˌsiraˈbility, ˌundeˈsirableness n
ˌundeˈsirably adv

un•de•sir•a•ble

(ˌʌn dɪˈzaɪər ə bəl)

adj.
1. not desirable or attractive; objectionable.
n.
2. an undesirable person or thing.
[1660–70]
un`de•sir`a•bil′i•ty, n.
un`de•sir′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.undesirable - one whose presence is undesirableundesirable - one whose presence is undesirable; "rounding up vagrants and drunks and other undesirables"
unwelcome person, persona non grata - a person who for some reason is not wanted or welcome
Adj.1.undesirable - not wanted; "undesirable impurities in steel"; "legislation excluding undesirable aliens";"removed the unwanted vegetation"
hateful - evoking or deserving hatred; "no vice is universally as hateful as ingratitude"- Joseph Priestly
unwanted - not wanted; not needed; "tried to give away unwanted kittens"
desirable - worth having or seeking or achieving; "a desirable job"; "computer with many desirable features"; "a desirable outcome"
2.undesirable - not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)undesirable - not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)
ineligible - not eligible; "ineligible to vote"; "ineligible for retirement benefits"

undesirable

undesirable

adjective
Translations
غَيْر مَرغوب فيهغَيْر مُريح، غَيْر مَرغوب
nepřijatelnýnepříjemnýnežádoucí
uønsket
nem kívánatos
óæskilegur
nepatīkamsnevēlams

undesirable

[ˈʌndɪˈzaɪərəbl]
A. ADJindeseable
it is undesirable thatno es recomendable que + subjun, es poco aconsejable que + subjun
B. Nindeseable mf

undesirable

[ˌʌndɪˈzaɪərəbəl]
adj [effects, consequences, behaviour, strangers] → indésirable
it is undesirable that ... → il n'est pas souhaitable que + subj ...
nindésirable mf

undesirable

adj
policy, effectunerwünscht; undesirable alienunerwünschter Ausländer, unerwünschte Ausländerin; an undesirable person to have as a managerkein wünschenswerter Manager; they consider her fiancé undesirablesie glauben, dass ihr Verlobter keine wünschenswerte Partie ist; it is undesirable that …es wäre höchst unerwünscht, wenn …
influence, characters, areaübel; undesirable elementsunerwünschte Elemente pl; he’s just generally undesirableer ist ganz einfach ein übler Kerl
n (= person)unerfreuliches Element; (= foreigner)unerwünschtes Element

undesirable

[ˌʌndɪˈzaɪərəbl]
1. adj (effects) → indesiderato/a; (behaviour, habits, friendship) → discutibile

undesirable

(andiˈzairəbl) adjective
1. not wanted. These pills can have some undesirable effects.
2. unpleasant or objectionable. his undesirable friends; undesirable behaviour/habits.

undesirable

a. indeseable, inaceptable, aborrecido-a, despreciado-a.

undesirable

adj indeseable
References in classic literature ?
The undesirableness of any other house in the same neighbourhood for Sir Walter was certainly much strengthened by one part, and a very material part of the scheme, which had been happily engrafted on the beginning.
While it is hard to define as what is noise, even practically, there are some attributes or qualities that people generally assume to noise: lacking agreeable musical quality, unpleasantness, undesirableness, disturbingness, interferingness , randomness, irrelevancy and meaninglessness.
Therefore, we claim that only thing that should be taken into consideration is not the "viciousness" of the alcoholics, the social undesirableness of the patients or the imprudency of them, but only the medical criteria, which are scientific.