disagreeable

If something is disagreeable, it's unpleasant, like the disagreeable smell of your wet sneakers. And if a person is disagreeable, they're rude or irritable, like your disagreeable upstairs neighbor.

It's impossible to enjoy anything that's disagreeable, whether it's disagreeable weather that ruins your picnic or a disagreeable sibling who makes every family meal incredibly stressful. The original 14th century definition of this adjective was "not in agreement," while the now-obsolete unagreeable was used to mean "not in accord with one's taste or offensive to the senses."

Definitions of disagreeable
1

adj not agreeing with your tastes or expectations

“found the task disagreeable and decided to abandon it”
Synonyms:
unsympathetic
incompatible, uncongenial
not suitable to your tastes or needs

adj not to your liking

“a disagreeable situation”
Synonyms:
annoying, bothersome, galling, irritating, nettlesome, pesky, pestering, pestiferous, plaguey, plaguy, teasing, vexatious, vexing
causing irritation or annoyance
abrasive, harsh
sharply disagreeable; rigorous
nerve-racking, nerve-wracking, stressful, trying
extremely irritating to the nerves
unsweet
distasteful
Antonyms:
agreeable
conforming to one's own liking or feelings or nature

adj unpleasant to interact with

“a disagreeable old man”
Synonyms:
ill-natured
having an irritable and unpleasant disposition

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