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  Words related to ugly

Related / Similar Words: atrocious, frightful, horrifying, horrible, baleful, forbidding, menacing, minacious, minatory, ominous, sinister, threatening, despicable, vile, unworthy, surly

 

Definition:
  • deficient in beauty; "ugly gray slums";
  • provoking horror; "an atrocious automobile accident"; "a frightful crime of decapitation"; "an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; "an ugly wound";
  • threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments; "a baleful look"; "forbidding thunderclouds"; "his tone became menacing"; "ominous rumblings of discontent"; "sinister storm clouds"; "a sinister smile"; "his threatening behavior"; "ugly black clo;
  • displeasing to the senses and morally revolting; "an ugly face"; "ugly furniture"; "war is ugly";
  • morally reprehensible; "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them";
  • inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace; "a surly waiter"; "an ugly frame of mind";

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    See Also: displeasing, unattractive, awkward

     

    Attributes: beauty

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: shemtuar   Chinese: 難看  
    Danish: grim   Dutch: lelijk  
    Finnish: ruma   French: laid  
    German: hässlich   Greek: άσχημος  
    Hungarian: csúnya   Italian: brutto  
    Japanese: 醜い   Korean: 추악한  
    Latin: deformis   Norwegian: stygg  
    Polish: brzydki   Portuguese: feio  
    Romanian: urât   Russian: уродливый  
    Slovak: škaredý   Spanish: feo  
    Swedish: ful  
     
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