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Synonyms for uncongenialun·con·ge·nial

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  1. uncongenial, incompatibleadjective

    not suitable to your tastes or needs

    "the uncongenial roommates were always fighting"; "the task was uncongenial to one sensitive to rebuffs"

    Synonyms:
    out or keeping(p), ill-sorted, incompatible, unfitting, unsuited, hostile, inappropriate, antagonistic, discrepant, mismated, unfriendly, contrastive

    Antonyms:
    hospitable, sociable, congenial, compatible

  2. hostile, uncongenial, unfriendlyadjective

    very unfavorable to life or growth

    "a hostile climate"; "an uncongenial atmosphere"; "an uncongenial soil"; "the unfriendly environment at high altitudes"

    Synonyms:
    hostile, incompatible, unfriendly, inimical

    Antonyms:
    sociable, congenial, hospitable, compatible

  3. uncongenialadjective

    used of plant stock or scions; incapable of being grafted

    Synonyms:
    incompatible, unfriendly, hostile

    Antonyms:
    hospitable, sociable, congenial, compatible

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. uncongenialadjective

    Synonyms:
    disagreeable, unpleasant

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How to use uncongenial in a sentence?

  1. Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche:

    One often contradicts an opinion when what is uncongenial is really the tone in which it was conveyed.

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Translations for uncongenial

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  • unangemessen, unpassend, unangenehm, ungleich, ungleichartig, divergentGerman
  • 気まずいJapanese

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