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unlikeable Line breaks: un|like¦able
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈlʌɪkəb(ə)l/
(also chiefly US unlikable)

Definition of unlikeable in English:


(Especially of a person) not likeable: a thoroughly unlikeable bully
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  • It's all a bunch of unlikable characters being cruel to each other.
  • Stars are discouraged from playing unlikeable characters (and Tracy Flick was certainly that).
  • A diplomat's son, a photojournalist, a wealthy adventurer, a Peace Corps veteran - these are unlikeable characters, but affecting and recognizably products of a bloated yet dominant America.
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