desagradable


desagradable
adj.
1 unpleasant.
2 disagreeable, distasteful, unpleasant, displeasing.
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desagradable
adjetivo
1 disagreeable, unpleasant
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adj.
unpleasant, disagreeable
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ADJ unpleasant, disagreeable más frm

ser desagradable con algn — to be unpleasant to sb

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adjetivo <respuesta/comentario> unkind; <ruido/sensación> unpleasant, disagreeable; <escena/sorpresa> unpleasant; <tiempo/clima> unpleasant, horrible

estuvo realmente desagradable — he was really unpleasant

no seas tan desagradable! — don't be so mean o unkind!

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= off-putting, unwelcome, unpleasant, disagreeable, unkind, obnoxious, peevish, distasteful, unappealing, seamy [seamier -comp., seamiest -sup.], unsavoury [unsavory, -USA], unpalatable, unsightly, minging, abrasive, nasty [natier -comp., nastiest -sup.], unwholesome, insalubrious, invidious, ill-natured.
Ex. Some children are prepared to patronize the shop, and use it in quite a different way, when they find the library (however well run) stuffy or off-putting.
Ex. The faithful adherents of the ideology of the finding catalog were determined to combat the unwelcome intrusion of Panizzi's scheme before the Royal Commission.
Ex. And, as if by way of indicating that he had thrown down the gauntlet, he added, 'I can be unpleasant. I warn you'.
Ex. Then I came within this disagreeable person's atmosphere, and lo! before I know what's happened I'm involved in an unpleasant altercation.
Ex. The enumeration at 940.5316: Children and other noncombatants; Pacifists; Enemy sympathizers seems a little unkind, if nothing else.
Ex. During the war a law was passed to limit the consumption of newsprint by 'obnoxious newspapers' and even reducing it to nil = Durante la guerra se aprobó una ley para limitar el consumo de papel de periódico por los llamados "periódicos detestables" e incluso reducirlo a cero.
Ex. In 1912 a group of women library students were accused of lacking a sense of proportion, being peevish and being absorbed in small details.
Ex. The physical effort of keeping tabs on people as well as the distasteful practice of checking up on staff output achieves nothing and may do considerable damage.
Ex. In addition, it is pointed out that tourists often have a strange fascination for tragic, macabre or other equally unappealing historical sights.
Ex. In general, the writer explains, crimes are depicted in such a way that they are associated with seamy characters who have little regard for conventional morality.
Ex. Despite the unsavory characters, bawdiness, and amorality in several of his plays, Middleton was more committed to a single theological system than, for example, Shakespeare.
Ex. The article is entitled 'Spam is unpalatable any way it's served up: things you can do to reduce the amount of unwanted e-mail'.
Ex. He went on to explain that while there were no unsightly slums, there was a fairly large district of rather nondescript homes intermingled with plain two- and three-family brick and frame dwellings, principally in the eastern reaches of the city.
Ex. Everyone is attractive to someone, there is no such thing as a minger, but there are many people who I think are minging.
Ex. She wanted to say: 'You are a conceited, obstinate, inflexible, manipulative, pompous, close-minded, insensitive, abrasive, opinionated, platitudinous oaf!'.
Ex. Anthony Datto thanked them for having permitted him to unburden himself and after a few desultory remarks about the nasty weather and nothing in particular, they parted.
Ex. The text raises the possibility that there might be something unwholesome in the Buddhist obsession with hell.
Ex. Specific actions are those which are intended to reinforce the fight against specific medical conditions related to insalubrious living .
Ex. Within the ranks of authorship therefore there are many types of author and it is invidious to claim that one sort is necessarily 'better' than another.
Ex. Always snivelling, coughing, spitting; a stupid, tedious, ill-natured fellow, who was for ever fatiguing people.
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* algo desagradable a la vista = a blot on the landscape.
* darle a Uno escalofríos por Algo desagradable = make + Nombre + flinch.
* de sabor desagradable = unpalatable.
* desagradable a la vista = eyesore.
* encontrarse con una sorpresa desagradable = rude awakening + be in store, be in for a rude awakening.
* esperar una sorpresa desagradable = rude awakening + be in store, be in for a rude awakening.
* lo desagradable = unpleasantness.
* situación desagradable = unpleasantness.
* sorpresa desagradable = rude awakening.
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adjetivo <respuesta/comentario> unkind; <ruido/sensación> unpleasant, disagreeable; <escena/sorpresa> unpleasant; <tiempo/clima> unpleasant, horrible

estuvo realmente desagradable — he was really unpleasant

no seas tan desagradable! — don't be so mean o unkind!

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= off-putting, unwelcome, unpleasant, disagreeable, unkind, obnoxious, peevish, distasteful, unappealing, seamy [seamier -comp., seamiest -sup.], unsavoury [unsavory, -USA], unpalatable, unsightly, minging, abrasive, nasty [natier -comp., nastiest -sup.], unwholesome, insalubrious, invidious, ill-natured.

Ex: Some children are prepared to patronize the shop, and use it in quite a different way, when they find the library (however well run) stuffy or off-putting.

Ex: The faithful adherents of the ideology of the finding catalog were determined to combat the unwelcome intrusion of Panizzi's scheme before the Royal Commission.
Ex: And, as if by way of indicating that he had thrown down the gauntlet, he added, 'I can be unpleasant. I warn you'.
Ex: Then I came within this disagreeable person's atmosphere, and lo! before I know what's happened I'm involved in an unpleasant altercation.
Ex: The enumeration at 940.5316: Children and other noncombatants; Pacifists; Enemy sympathizers seems a little unkind, if nothing else.
Ex: During the war a law was passed to limit the consumption of newsprint by 'obnoxious newspapers' and even reducing it to nil = Durante la guerra se aprobó una ley para limitar el consumo de papel de periódico por los llamados "periódicos detestables" e incluso reducirlo a cero.
Ex: In 1912 a group of women library students were accused of lacking a sense of proportion, being peevish and being absorbed in small details.
Ex: The physical effort of keeping tabs on people as well as the distasteful practice of checking up on staff output achieves nothing and may do considerable damage.
Ex: In addition, it is pointed out that tourists often have a strange fascination for tragic, macabre or other equally unappealing historical sights.
Ex: In general, the writer explains, crimes are depicted in such a way that they are associated with seamy characters who have little regard for conventional morality.
Ex: Despite the unsavory characters, bawdiness, and amorality in several of his plays, Middleton was more committed to a single theological system than, for example, Shakespeare.
Ex: The article is entitled 'Spam is unpalatable any way it's served up: things you can do to reduce the amount of unwanted e-mail'.
Ex: He went on to explain that while there were no unsightly slums, there was a fairly large district of rather nondescript homes intermingled with plain two- and three-family brick and frame dwellings, principally in the eastern reaches of the city.
Ex: Everyone is attractive to someone, there is no such thing as a minger, but there are many people who I think are minging.
Ex: She wanted to say: 'You are a conceited, obstinate, inflexible, manipulative, pompous, close-minded, insensitive, abrasive, opinionated, platitudinous oaf!'.
Ex: Anthony Datto thanked them for having permitted him to unburden himself and after a few desultory remarks about the nasty weather and nothing in particular, they parted.
Ex: The text raises the possibility that there might be something unwholesome in the Buddhist obsession with hell.
Ex: Specific actions are those which are intended to reinforce the fight against specific medical conditions related to insalubrious living .
Ex: Within the ranks of authorship therefore there are many types of author and it is invidious to claim that one sort is necessarily 'better' than another.
Ex: Always snivelling, coughing, spitting; a stupid, tedious, ill-natured fellow, who was for ever fatiguing people.
* algo desagradable a la vista = a blot on the landscape.
* darle a Uno escalofríos por Algo desagradable = make + Nombre + flinch.
* de sabor desagradable = unpalatable.
* desagradable a la vista = eyesore.
* encontrarse con una sorpresa desagradable = rude awakening + be in store, be in for a rude awakening.
* esperar una sorpresa desagradable = rude awakening + be in store, be in for a rude awakening.
* lo desagradable = unpleasantness.
* situación desagradable = unpleasantness.
* sorpresa desagradable = rude awakening.

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desagradable
adjective
‹respuesta/comentario› unkind; ‹sabor/ruido/sensación› unpleasant, disagreeable; ‹escena› horrible
estuvo realmente desagradable conmigo he was really unpleasant to me
¡no seas tan desagradable! dale una oportunidad don't be so mean o unkind! give him a chance
¡qué tiempo más desagradable! what nasty o horrible weather
hacía un día bastante desagradable the weather was rather unpleasant, it was a rather unpleasant day
se llevó una sorpresa desagradable she got a nasty o an unpleasant surprise
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desagradable adjetivo
unpleasant;
respuesta/comentariounkind
desagradable adjetivo unpleasant, disagreeable: hay un olor desagradable, there's an unpleasant smell
es una persona muy desagradable, he's really disagreeable
'desagradable' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
escopetazo
- fresca
- fresco
- graznido
- grosera
- grosero
- gustillo
- horrorosa
- horroroso
- impresión
- marrón
- palma
- sensación
- terrible
- terrorífica
- terrorífico
- chocante
- ingrato
- mal
- shock
English:
bullet
- business
- creep
- dirty
- disagreeable
- distasteful
- emptiness
- filthy
- hard
- ill-natured
- miserable
- nasty
- off
- off-putting
- rude
- thankless
- ugly
- unkind
- unpleasant
- unsavory
- unsavoury
- unwelcome
- why
- home
- objectionable
- offensive
- painful
- peevish
- unpalatable
- unwholesome
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desagradable
adj
1. [sensación, tiempo, escena] unpleasant;
no voy a salir, la tarde está muy desagradable I'm not going to go out, the weather's turned quite nasty this afternoon;
una desagradable sorpresa an unpleasant o a nasty surprise
2. [persona, comentario, contestación] unpleasant;
está muy desagradable con su familia he's very unpleasant to his family;
no seas desagradable y ven con nosotros al cine don't be unsociable, come to the cinema with us
nmf
son unos desagradables they're unpleasant people
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desagradable
adj unpleasant, disagreeable
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desagradable adj
: unpleasant, disagreeable
desagradablemente adv
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desagradable adj unpleasant

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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