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Synonyms for disagreeable
ˌdɪs əˈgri ə bəldis·agree·able

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  1. disagreeableadjective


  2. disagreeableadjective

    Preach you truly the doctrine which you have received, and teach nothing that is disagreeable thereunto. --Udall.


  3. disagreeableadjective

    That which is disagreeable to one is many times agreeable to another, or disagreeable in a less degree. --Wollaston.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. disagreeableadjective

    not to your liking

    "a disagreeable situation"


    good-natured, congenial, agreeable

  2. disagreeableadjective

    unpleasant to interact with

    "a disagreeable old man"


    congenial, agreeable, good-natured

  3. disagreeable, unsympatheticadjective

    not agreeing with your tastes or expectations

    "found the task disagreeable and decided to abandon it"; "a job temperamentally unsympathetic to him"

    closed, unlikeable, unkindly, unsympathetic, unlikable, unappealing

    agreeable, congenial, good-natured

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disagreeableadjective

    unpleasant, unpleasing, displeasing, distasteful, offensive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disagreeableadjective

    unpleasant, distasteful, offensive, fulsome, uncongenial, contrary, incongruous, inconformable, inconsistent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "disagreeable":

    unpleasant, nasty, uncomfortable, distasteful, obnoxious, unsavoury

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  1. Josiah Quincy:

    When you have a number of disagreeable duties to perform, always do the most disagreeable first.

  2. Sydney J. Harris:

    When you run into someone who is disagreeable to others, you may be sure he is uncomfortable with himself; the amount of pain we inflict upon others is directly proportional to the amount we feel within us.

  3. Samuel Johnson:

    Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable.

  4. William S. Burroughs:

    Writing prejudicial, off-putting reviews is a precise exercise in applied black magic. The reviewer can draw free-floating disagreeable associations to a book by implying that the book is completely unimportant without saying exactly why, and carefully avoiding any clear images that could capture the reader's full attention.

  5. Oliver Wendell Holmes:

    Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become. Except in cases of necessity, which are rare, leave your friend to learn unpleasant things from his enemies they are ready enough to tell them.

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