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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Displeasingly; Offensively

Usage examples (36)
  • He had been unpleasantly surprised
  • Adjective : an unpleasant taste; an unpleasant situation; an unpleasant manner
  • And he recalled unpleasantly the misfortune that had happened: he had been forced to share his snug bedroom with eighteen of his distant cousins.
  • For what profit can there be, if a man, when he hath passed over all his life unpleasantly, that is to say, wretchedly, shall have no reward after his death? for more
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