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Synonyms of uncongenial

Adjective


1. uncongenial (vs. congenial), incompatible, disagreeable, unsympathetic, incompatible, unfriendly, unsympathetic

usage: not suitable to your tastes or needs; "the uncongenial roommates were always fighting"; "the task was uncongenial to one sensitive to rebuffs"

2. hostile, uncongenial, unfriendly, inhospitable (vs. hospitable)

usage: very unfavorable to life or growth; "a hostile climate"; "an uncongenial atmosphere"; "an uncongenial soil"; "the unfriendly environment at high altitudes"

3. uncongenial, incompatible (vs. compatible)

usage: used of plant stock or scions; incapable of being grafted

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