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Making you feel uncomfortable - thesaurus

Synonyms

uncomfortable

adjective

used about things that make people feel embarrassed or nervous

tight

adjective

used about clothes that are uncomfortable because they are so close against your body

unsettling

adjective

something that is unsettling makes you feel nervous, confused, or upset

troubling

adjective

making you feel worried or uncomfortable

strange

adjective

making you feel uncomfortable, embarrassed, or ill

unnatural

adjective

different from what you normally expect or experience, often in a way that makes you feel uncomfortable

claustrophobic

adjective

a claustrophobic place makes you feel afraid and uncomfortable because it is small, crowded, or difficult to get out of quickly

cramped

adjective

feeling uncomfortable in a space that is too small

heavy

adjective

a heavy silence is not comfortable because there is a feeling of anger between people

uncomfortable

adjective

used about something that makes you feel uncomfortable

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bumpy

adjective

a bumpy ride, flight, or journey is uncomfortable because of bad weather or a bad road

close

adjective

warm and uncomfortable because there does not seem to be enough fresh air

draughty

adjective

a draughty place is uncomfortable because cold air blows into it

heavily

adverb

in a way that makes you feel uncomfortable or unhappy

jerky

adjective

a jerky ride is rough and shakes you in an unpleasant way

pokey

adjective

British small and uncomfortable

prickly

adjective

rough and making your skin feel uncomfortable

scratchy

adjective

rough and uncomfortable against your skin

spartan

adjective

very plain and simple, without the things that make life comfortable and pleasant

sterile

adjective

a sterile room or environment lacks colour, is not very interesting or comfortable, and is very clean

stifling

adjective

a stifling environment does not encourage a relaxed and happy existence, or the development of new ideas

stinging

adjective

making you feel sore or uncomfortable

strained

adjective

not relaxed or friendly

suffocating

adjective

making you feel that you are not free to do what you want

torturous

adjective

causing a mentally or physically uncomfortable feeling

unwelcoming

adjective

an unwelcoming place looks uncomfortable, cold, or dark

Antonyms

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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