persona non grata

You can use the term persona non grata to describe anyone who is unwelcome, whether it's an obnoxious party guest or a trespasser using your yard as a shortcut.

Complain loudly about your neighbor's cooking and you might be declared persona non grata next time she throws a dinner party. In other words, you'll be off the invitation list. Persona non grata comes from the Latin word persona, "person," plus non grata, "not pleasing."

Definitions of persona non grata
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n a person who for some reason is not wanted or welcome

Synonyms:
unwelcome person
Types:
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disagreeable person, unpleasant person
a person who is not pleasant or agreeable
ingrate, thankless wretch, ungrateful person
a person who shows no gratitude
interloper, intruder, trespasser
someone who intrudes on the privacy or property of another without permission
meddler
an officious annoying person who interferes with others
disreputable person
someone lacking public esteem
gloomy Gus, picklepuss, pouter, sourpuss
someone with a habitually sullen or gloomy expression
killjoy, party pooper, spoilsport, wet blanket
someone who spoils the pleasure of others
annoyer, tease, teaser, vexer
someone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity)
bad hat, mischief-maker, trouble maker, troublemaker, troubler
someone who deliberately stirs up trouble
undesirable
one whose presence is undesirable
scoundrel, villain
a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately
aggravator, annoyance
an unpleasant person who is annoying or exasperating
agitator, fomenter
one who agitates; a political troublemaker
alienator
an unpleasant person who causes friendly people to become indifferent or unfriendly or hostile
anathema, bete noire
a detested person
backseat driver
a meddler who insists on giving unwanted advice
boarder
someone who forces their way aboard ship
bore, dullard
a person who evokes boredom
busybody, nosey-parker, nosy-parker, quidnunc
a person who meddles in the affairs of others
buttinsky
a meddler who tends to butt in
blackguard, bounder, cad, dog, heel, hound
someone who is morally reprehensible
cold fish
an aloof unemotional person
creep, spook, weirdie, weirdo, weirdy
someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric
critic
someone who frequently finds fault or makes harsh and unfair judgments
cynic, faultfinder
someone who is critical of the motives of others
disturber
a troubler who interrupts or interferes with peace and quiet; someone who causes disorder and commotion
egoist, egotist, swellhead
a conceited and self-centered person
gallows bird
a person who deserves to be hanged
crasher, gatecrasher, unwelcome guest
someone who gets in (to a party) without an invitation or without paying
grabber
an unpleasant person who grabs inconsiderately
churl, crank, crosspatch, grouch, grump
a bad-tempered person
badgerer, heckler
someone who tries to embarrass you with gibes and questions and objections
devil, heller, hellion
a rowdy or mischievous person (usually a young man)
hellhound
a very evil man
incubus
someone who depresses or worries others
infiltrator
an intruder (as troops) with hostile intent
firebrand, inciter, instigant, instigator, provoker
someone who deliberately foments trouble
encroacher, invader
someone who enters by force in order to conquer
joker, turkey
a person who does something thoughtless or annoying
kibitzer
(Yiddish) a meddler who offers unwanted advice to others
blusterer, loudmouth
a person who causes trouble by speaking indiscreetly
demon, devil, fiend, monster, ogre
a cruel wicked and inhuman person
oppressor
a person of authority who subjects others to undue pressures
nuisance, pain, pain in the neck
a bothersome annoying person
pawer
a person who handles or caresses in a clumsy or overfamiliar manner
Goth, barbarian, boor, churl, peasant, tike, tyke
a crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking culture or refinement
penetrator
an intruder who passes into or through (often by overcoming resistance)
pharisee
a self-righteous or sanctimonious person
pill
a unpleasant or tiresome person
cut-up, hoaxer, practical joker, prankster, tricker, trickster
someone who plays practical jokes on others
prima donna
a vain and temperamental person
prowler, sneak, stalker
someone who prowls or sneaks about; usually with unlawful intentions
prude, puritan
a person excessively concerned about propriety and decorum
pusher, thruster
one who intrudes or pushes himself forward
rioter
troublemaker who participates in a violent disturbance of the peace; someone who rises up against the constituted authority
knave, rapscallion, rascal, rogue, scalawag, scallywag, varlet
a deceitful and unreliable scoundrel
bum, crumb, dirty dog, git, lowlife, puke, rat, rotter, scum bag, skunk, so-and-so, stinker, stinkpot
a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
flouter, jeerer, mocker, scoffer
someone who jeers or mocks or treats something with contempt or calls out in derision
common scold, nag, nagger, scold, scolder
someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault
selfish person
a person who is unusually selfish
sneak
a person who is regarded as underhanded and furtive and contemptible
scorner, sneerer
a person who expresses contempt by remarks or facial expression
prig, snob, snoot, snot
a person regarded as arrogant and annoying
snorter
someone who expresses contempt or indignation by uttering a snorting sound
squatter
someone who settles on land without right or title
alien, stranger, unknown
anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
disagreeable woman, unpleasant woman
a woman who is an unpleasant person
arriviste, nouveau-riche, parvenu, upstart
a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class
upstart
an arrogant or presumptuous person
villainess
a woman villain
vulgarian
a vulgar person (especially someone who makes a vulgar display of wealth)
bellyacher, complainer, crybaby, grumbler, moaner, sniveller, squawker, whiner
a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
dirt ball, insect, louse, worm
a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect
fuss-budget, fusspot, worrier, worrywart
thinks about unfortunate things that might happen
Type of:
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
a human being

n a diplomat who is unacceptable to the government to which he is sent

Type of:
diplomat, diplomatist
an official engaged in international negotiations

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