Synonyms for ugly
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Wiktionary2.7 / 3 votes
Displeasing to the eye; not aesthetically pleasing.
Displeasing to the ear or some other sense.
Offensive to one's sensibilities or morality.
He played an ugly trick on us.
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Princeton's WordNet4.0 / 3 votes
displeasing to the senses
"an ugly face"; "ugly furniture"
pulchritudinous, picturesque, gorgeous, sightly, scenic, lovely, bonny, dishy, glorious, splendiferous, bonnie, well-favored, good-natured, pretty-pretty, good, fair, exquisite, pretty, beautiful, handsome, resplendent, beauteous, stunning, unalarming, ravishing, well-favoured, fine-looking, better-looking, comely, good-looking, splendid
inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace
"a surly waiter"; "an ugly frame of mind"
beauteous, beautiful, resplendent, pretty, bonny, pretty-pretty, pulchritudinous, handsome, ravishing, exquisite, splendiferous, well-favoured, good, fair, comely, good-natured, bonnie, stunning, better-looking, lovely, sightly, good-looking, glorious, gorgeous, fine-looking, splendid, unalarming, picturesque, well-favored, scenic, dishy
despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretchedadjective
"would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar"
frightful, queasy, offensive, pitiable, pathetic, nauseating, piteous, vile, loathsome, misfortunate, suffering, miserable, pitiful, hapless, horrible, worthless, unworthy, nauseous, slimy, undeserving, horrifying, atrocious, deplorable, sickening, woeful, noisome, wretched, poor, execrable, despicable, slimed, surly
splendid, ravishing, sightly, unalarming, bonny, resplendent, fine-looking, lovely, stunning, good-looking, beauteous, dishy, handsome, glorious, well-favoured, comely, gorgeous, pretty-pretty, well-favored, good, picturesque, pretty, good-natured, exquisite, fair, beautiful, better-looking, scenic, pulchritudinous, bonnie, splendiferous
atrocious, frightful, horrifying, horrible, uglyadjective
"an atrocious automobile accident"; "a frightful crime of decapitation"; "an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; "an ugly wound"
frightful, flagitious, unworthy, wretched, terrible, monstrous, fearful, horrible, worthless, tremendous, abominable, unspeakable, awful, grievous, atrocious, slimy, dreadful, horrifying, vile, despicable, painful, surly
lovely, better-looking, pretty-pretty, splendid, ravishing, splendiferous, good-natured, fine-looking, well-favoured, bonnie, resplendent, bonny, gorgeous, pretty, beauteous, scenic, pulchritudinous, comely, well-favored, good-looking, glorious, handsome, fair, exquisite, beautiful, dishy, sightly, picturesque, unalarming, good, stunning
something that isn't pretty is ugly.
the combination of those colors is really hideous!Submitted by JP03 on October 23, 2014
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What does UGLY stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the UGLY acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.
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I don't think we've hit capitulation yet. It certainly has been ugly but in order for there to really be a bottom, it's got to be one of those days where it gets so ugly it's almost panicky.
Impeachment, i never thought I'd see or hear that word with regard to me. Impeachment. I said the other day it's an ugly word. To me, it's an ugly word. Very ugly word. It means so much. It means horrible, horrible crimes and things, I can't even believe it. It's a witch hunt.
If we get an early frost, it could get ugly. It could get ugly fast.
Ugly. Is irrelevant. It is an immeasurable insult to a woman, and then supposedly the worst crime you can commit as a woman. But ugly, as beautiful, is an illusion.
Like an unchecked cancer, hate corrodes the personality and eats away its vital unity. Hate destroys a man's sense of values and his objectivity. It causes him to describe the beautiful as ugly and the ugly as beautiful, and to confuse the true with the false and the false with the true.
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- قبيح, بشعArabic
- lleigCatalan, Valencian
- škaredý, ošklivýCzech
- ruma, pahaFinnish
- moche, laidFrench
- grànndaScottish Gaelic
- csúnya, rondaHungarian
- գեշ, տգեղArmenian
- buruk, jelekIndonesian
- 見苦しい, 格好悪い, 醜いJapanese
- turpis, dēfōrmis, foedusLatin
- vond, frastøtende, vemmelig, stygg, ekkelNorwegian
- feio, feiaPortuguese
- уродливый, стра́шный, некрасивый, безобразныйRussian
- xấu, 醜, xấu xíVietnamese
- laidès, laide, laidWalloon
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