unpleasantness

Definitions of unpleasantness
  1. noun
    the feeling caused by disagreeable stimuli; one pole of a continuum of states of feeling
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    Antonyms:
    pleasantness
    the feeling caused by agreeable stimuli; one pole of a continuum of states of feeling
    type of:
    pain, painfulness
    emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid
  2. noun
    the quality of giving displeasure
    “the recent unpleasantness of the weather”
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    Antonyms:
    pleasantness, sweetness
    the quality of giving pleasure
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    nastiness
    the quality of being unpleasant
    distastefulness, odiousness, offensiveness
    the quality of being offensive
    awfulness, dreadfulness, horridness, terribleness
    a quality of extreme unpleasantness
    harshness, roughness
    the quality of being unpleasant (harsh or rough or grating) to the senses
    blatancy
    the property of being both obvious and offensive
    loathsomeness, lousiness, repulsiveness, sliminess, vileness, wickedness
    the quality of being disgusting to the senses or emotions
    hatefulness, objectionableness, obnoxiousness
    the quality of being hateful
    beastliness
    unpleasant nastiness; used especially of nasty weather
    frightfulness
    the quality of being frightful
    gruffness, hoarseness, huskiness
    a throaty harshness
    type of:
    quality
    an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
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