Definition of uncomfortable in English:


Line breaks: un|com¦fort|able
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈkʌmf(ə)təb(ə)l




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  • There's something hugely satisfying in my new ability to stand silent for five minutes looking at menus without being compelled to order food by the previous uncomfortableness of such silences.
  • I honestly don't know what kept me from falling asleep, although it might have something to do with the overwhelming uncomfortableness of the chair I was sitting on.
  • I didn't cough or splutter… in fact, I felt no awkwardness or uncomfortableness that I thought I might, and so I did it again.


[as submodifier]: the house was dark and uncomfortably cold
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  • As far as I'm concerned, Condon was one hell of a writer, though his vision was uncomfortably dark at times.
  • The Stone Temple offered a meager dance floor which felt uncomfortably crowded.
  • It seems the whole global capitalist edifice lies rather uncomfortably on the shoulders of the humble shopper.

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