unpalatably


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un·pal·at·a·ble

 (ŭn-păl′ə-tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Not pleasing to the taste: an unpalatable meal.
2. Not pleasant or agreeable: unpalatable truths.

un′pal·at·a·bil′i·ty n.
un·pal′at·a·bly adv.
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unpalatably

(ʌnˈpælətəblɪ)
adv
in an unpalatable manner
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unpalatably - in an unpalatable wayunpalatably - in an unpalatable way; "The vegetables looked unpalatably wilted"
palatably - in a palatable way
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