Definition of unattractive in English:
1Not pleasing or appealing to look at.
- They sound fuzzy and unattractive; their songs simply aren't memorable.
- It was a most unattractive sound, and I had to speak to him quite sharply about it.
- The stunning singer admits she is shocked that men lust after her now she has grown up because she was overweight and unattractive as a teenager..
1.1Having no inviting or beneficial features: if the revised bid is unattractive, it may not be accepted
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- The unattractive feature of this approach is that it will sometimes involve punishing the blameless.
- But Dublin also had a number of unattractive features that had the potential to turn away investors.
- This multiplication of entities is certainly seen by many physicists to be an unattractive feature of the theory.
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- The project would bring back to vibrant life 300 acres of brownfield land at the unattractively named Pithouse West site, which neighbours the borough's award-winning Rother Valley Country Park.
- But an hour and a half of loser superheroes gimping around in unattractively tight costumes is certainly transfixing even if it isn't entertainment.
- It grows to about 60 cm high, and is best raised annually from seed or cuttings as it soon starts to straggle and look unattractively untidy.
- Example sentences
- Guess we're all confined to unattractiveness and those dreadful 1950s thick rimmed spectacles that according to stereotype all academically sound people wear.
- Each started her career riffing on the fact that her brand of unattractiveness made people uncomfortable.
- Thus, the benefits of mass appeal and electioneering competence are minimized, and so are the penalties of unattractiveness and incompetence.
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