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un·pre·pos·sess·ing

 (ŭn′prē-pə-zĕs′ĭng)
adj.
Not overtly impressive; unremarkable; nondescript: an unprepossessing little hotel.

unprepossessing

(ˌʌnpriːpəˈzɛsɪŋ)
adj
not creating a favourable impression; unattractive
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unprepossessing - creating an unfavorable or neutral first impressionunprepossessing - creating an unfavorable or neutral first impression
unattractive - lacking beauty or charm; "as unattractive as most mining regions"

unprepossessing

adjective unattractive, unpleasant, unappealing, unsightly, uninviting, scuzzy (informal) We found the tastiest tapas in the most unprepossessing bars.
Translations

unprepossessing

[ˈʌnˌpriːpəˈzesɪŋ] ADJpoco atractivo

unprepossessing

[ˌʌnpriːpəˈzɛsɪŋ] adjpeu avenant(e)

unprepossessing

adjwenig gewinnend, wenig einnehmend; building, roomwenig ansprechend

unprepossessing

[ˌʌnpriːpəˈzɛsɪŋ] adjpoco attraente
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"Has there ever been a more unprepossessingly narcissistic figure than Dominic Grieve?
Nieves Benito Epistola returned from Harvard University in the late 1960s to the University of the Philippines Diliman, she found that she had been assigned the most unprepossessingly located room at the then newly built Faculty Center.
Part of the CMIM is a small office in Singapore unprepossessingly named the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO), which does the economic surveillance and monitoring work of the 13 member-economies.