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adjective     unpleasant pronunciation in American English
/ʌnˈplez(ə)nt/
  1. 1
    if something is unpleasant, you do not like or enjoy it

    The smell was very unpleasant.

    an unpleasant experience

    We were all ignoring the unpleasant truth.

  2. 2
    not friendly or kind

    She was really unpleasant on the phone.

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unpleasantly

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