Definitions of unenviable

adj so undesirable as to be incapable of arousing envy

unenviable notoriety”
undesirable, unwanted
not wanted

adj hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment

“in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned to save for the climax of the campaign”
awkward, embarrassing, sticky
difficult, hard
not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure

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