Synonyms of unpromising in English:

unpromising

adjective

  • 1 they were not deterred by this unpromising start
    inauspicious, unfavorable, unpropitious, discouraging, disheartening, gloomy, bleak, black, portentous, ominous, ill-omened
    [Antonyms] auspicious
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