unpleasantness: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (un-plez'unt-nis), [key]
— n.
  1. the quality or state of being unpleasant.
  2. something that is displeasing or offensive, as an experience, event, or situation: An unpleasantness made them ill-at-ease.
  3. an unpleasant feeling or sensation caused by disagreeable or painful stimuli.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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