unlikeable


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unlikeable

(ʌnˈlaɪkəbəl) or

unlikable

adj
that is not likeable
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unlikeable - (of characters in literature or drama) tending to evoke antipathetic feelingsunlikeable - (of characters in literature or drama) tending to evoke antipathetic feelings; "all the characters were peculiarly unsympathetic"
drama - the literary genre of works intended for the theater
2.unlikeable - difficult or impossible to likeunlikeable - difficult or impossible to like; "a disagreeable and unlikable old woman"
disliked - regarded with aversion; "he was intensely disliked"
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unlikeable

[ˈʌnˈlaɪkəbl] ADJantipático

unlikeable

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