unsightly

Unsightly is a gentler way of saying ugly. Often something that is described as unsightly sticks out like a sore thumb in an otherwise attractive environment.

A yard full of weeds and broken-down cars in a well-groomed neighborhood is unsightly. Magazine advertisements highlight products that promise to remove or hide unsightly blemishes and scars, restoring your skin to its previous beauty.

Definitions of unsightly
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adj unpleasant to look at

unsightly billboards”
Synonyms:
ugly
displeasing to the senses

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