unwelcome

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un·wel·come

 (ŭn-wĕl′kəm)
adj.
1. Not received with pleasure into one's company or home: an unwelcome guest.
2. Unwanted or disagreeable: was offended by his unwelcome attentions.
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unwelcome

(ʌnˈwɛlkəm)
adj
1. (of a person) not welcome
2. causing dissatisfaction or displeasure
unˈwelcomely adv
unˈwelcomeness n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unwelcome - not welcomeunwelcome - not welcome; not giving pleasure or received with pleasure; "unwelcome publicity"; "unwelcome interruptions"; "unwelcome visitors"
unwanted - not wanted; not needed; "tried to give away unwanted kittens"
welcome - giving pleasure or satisfaction or received with pleasure or freely granted; "a welcome relief"; "a welcome guest"; "made the children feel welcome"; "you are welcome to join us"
2.unwelcome - not welcomeunwelcome - not welcome; "unwelcome publicity"  
unwanted - not wanted; not needed; "tried to give away unwanted kittens"
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unwelcome

adjective
1. disagreeable, unpleasant, undesirable, distasteful, displeasing, thankless This report will come as unwelcome news to the government.
disagreeable pleasing, acceptable, agreeable, pleasant, desirable unwanted wanted, welcome, popular
2. unwanted, unpopular, undesirable, rejected, excluded, unacceptable, uninvited, unwished for She was deliberately making him feel unwelcome.
unwanted wanted, welcome, popular
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

unwelcome

adjectivenoun
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Translations
غَيْر مَرْغوب فيه أو مُرَحَّب بِه
nežádoucí
uvelkommen
nem szívesen látott v. hallott
óvelkominn
nelūgtsnevēlams
nevítaný
nedobrodošel
hoş karşılanmayanistenilmeyen

unwelcome

[ʌnˈwelkəm] ADJ [news, surprise] → desagradable, poco grato; [visitor, guest, intruder] → poco grato, inoportuno; [visit] → inoportuno; [reminder, advances, attention] → poco grato
the change is not unwelcomeel cambio no nos resulta del todo molesto
I felt unwelcomesentí que allí sobraba
to make sb feel unwelcomehacer que algn sienta que sobra
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

unwelcome

[ʌnˈwɛlkəm] adj
[visitor, guest] → importun(e)
to feel unwelcome → se sentir de trop
to make sb feel unwelcome → faire sentir à qn qu'il dérange(elle)
[news, attention] → qui n'est pas bienvenu(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

unwelcome

adj visitorunwillkommen, unerwünscht; news, memoriesunerfreulich, unangenehm; fact, thought, side effect, surpriseunangenehm; reminder, change, publicity, advancesunwillkommen; to make somebody feel unwelcomesich jdm gegenüber abweisend verhalten; the money was not unwelcomedas Geld war höchst willkommen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

unwelcome

[ʌnˈwɛlkəm] adj (guest, news) → non gradito/a; (development) → sgradito/a
to feel unwelcome → sentire che la propria presenza non è gradita
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

unwelcome

(anˈwelkəm) adjective
received unwillingly or with disappointment. unwelcome news/guests; I felt that we were unwelcome.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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Having a colleague utter a crude remark or unwelcomely drape his or her arm over your shoulder every time they talk to you is sexual harassment.
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A thorough and consistent application of the main precepts of Edward Said's Orientalism yields a reading whose (to some) counterintuitive character is matched by its capacity for reinvigorating our understanding of the intersections between Victorian studies and poststructural/queer critiques of identity as well as for highlighting, if unwelcomely, imperialism's ideological potency.