Definition of user-hostile in English:

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user-hostile

Pronunciation: /ˌyo͞ozərˈhästl/

adjective

(Of a machine or system) difficult to use or understand.
Example sentences
  • It's also a little on the user-hostile side.
  • The reason why is obvious: the instruments are user-hostile.
  • It's far down the page, which is really not where users want it. So, this is clearly a user-hostile design.

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Syllabification: us·er-hos·tile

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