Ugliness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Ugliness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ugliness
ugliness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deformity
deformity
inelegance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acomia
acomia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disfigurement
disfigurement
&c.(blemish) 848
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ want of symmetry
want of symmetry
inconcinnity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ distortion
distortion
&c. 243
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ squalor
squalor
&c.(uncleanness) 653
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ forbidding countenance
forbidding countenance
vinegar aspect
hanging look
wry face
=>spretae injuria formae
spretae injuria formae
=>(Vergil)
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ eyesore
eyesore
object
figure
sight
fright
octopus
specter
scarecrow
hag
harridan|
=>!
satyr|
=>!
witch
toad
baboon
monster
Caliban
Aesop
=>monstrum horrendum informe ingens cui lumen ademptum
monstrum horrendum informe ingens cui lumen ademptum
=>(Vergil)
PARAG:Ugliness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be ugly
be ugly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ look ill
look ill
grin horribly a ghastly smile
make faces
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render ugly
render ugly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ deface
deface
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ disfigure
disfigure
defigure|
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ distort
distort
&c. 23
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ blemish
blemish
&c.(injure) 659
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ soil
soil
&c.(render unclean) 653
PARAG:Ugliness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ugly
ugly
ugly as sin
ugly as a toad
ugly as a scarecrow
ugly as a dead monkey
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ plain
plain
bald
=>(unadorned)
???>849
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ homely
homely
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ordinary
ordinary
unornamental
inartistic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unsightly
unsightly
unseemly
uncomely
unlovely
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unshapely
unshapely
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sightless
sightless
seemless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ not fit to be seen
not fit to be seen
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unbeauteous
unbeauteous
unbeautiful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ beautiless
beautiless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ shapeless
shapeless
&c.(amorphous) 241
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ misshapen
misshapen
misproportioned
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ monstrous
monstrous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ gaunt
gaunt
&c.(thin) 203
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ dumpy
dumpy
&c.(short) 201
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ curtailed of its fair proportions
curtailed of its fair proportions
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ ill made
ill made
ill shaped
ill proportioned
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ crooked
crooked
&c.(distorted) 243
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ hard featured
hard featured
hard visaged
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ ill favored
ill favored
hard favored
evil favored
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ ill looking
ill looking
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unprepossessing
unprepossessing
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ graceless
graceless
inelegant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ ungraceful
ungraceful
ungainly
uncouth
stiff
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ rugged
rugged
rough
gross
rude
awkward
clumsy
slouching
rickety
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ gawky
gawky
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ lumping
lumping
lumpish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ lumbering
lumbering
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ hulky
hulky
hulking
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unwieldy
unwieldy
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ squalid
squalid
haggard
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ grim
grim
grim faced
grim visaged
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ grisly
grisly
ghastly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ ghost like
ghost like
death like
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ cadaverous
cadaverous
grewsome
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ frightful
frightful
hideous
odious
uncanny
forbidding
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ repellant
repellant
repulsive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ horrid
horrid
horrible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ shocking
shocking
&c.(painful) 830
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ foul
foul
&c.(dirty) 653
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ dingy
dingy
&c.(colorless) 429
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ gaudy
gaudy
&c.(color) 428
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ disfigured
disfigured
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ discolored
discolored

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • ugliness — ugly ► ADJECTIVE (uglier, ugliest) 1) unpleasant or repulsive in appearance. 2) hostile or threatening; likely to involve unpleasantness. DERIVATIVES uglify verb ugliness noun. ORIGIN from Old Norse, to be dreaded …   English terms dictionary

  • ugliness — noun Date: 14th century 1. the quality or state of being ugly 2. something that is ugly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ugliness — See uglily. * * * …   Universalium

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  • ugliness — ug·li·ness || ÊŒglɪnɪs n. unattractiveness, homeliness, state of being ugly, lack of physical beauty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ugliness — n. 1. Want of beauty, homeliness, uncomeliness, plainness, unsightliness, deformity. 2. Turpitude, depravity, loathsomeness, wickedness, enormity. 3. Ill nature, crossness, ill temper, viciousness, bad temper, spitefulness …   New dictionary of synonyms

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