Complete Definition of "ugly"

English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-ugly.ogg|Audio (US)

Etymology
From ON. uggligr.

Adjective
en-adj|ugli|er

  1. very unattractive, repulsive.
  2. displeasing to the eye, or ear, or sensibilities; unsightly.
  3. not aesthetically pleasing.

Synonyms
hideous
homely
repulsive
unattractive
unsightly

Antonyms
beautiful
gorgeous
handsome
sightly
attractive

Translations

Albanian: shemtuar|i/e shemtuar, shpifur|i/e shpifur
Arabic: ARchar|ÙبÙØ­ unicode|(qabíeħ)
Chinese: é£ç, é¾ç (nánkàn), é (chÇu)
Danish: grim
Dutch: lelijk
Filipino: panghet
Finnish: ruma#Finnish|ruma (1,2), epäesteettinen (2)
French: laid#French|laid m, laide f
German: hässlich
Greek: άÏÏÎ·Î¼Î¿Ï (áschimos)
Hungarian: csúnya, ronda#Hungarian|ronda
Italian: brutto m, brutta f
Japanese: éã (ã¿ã«ãã, minikui)
mid
Korean: ì¶ìí (chuakhan)
Kurdish: KUchar|ÙاشرÛÙ
Latin: deformis
Norwegian: stygg
Persian: FAchar|زشت (zesht)
Polish: brzydki
Portuguese: feio m, feia f
Romanian: urât, slut
Russian: ÑÑодливÑй (urodlívyj), безобÑазнÑй (bezobráznyj)
Sardinian: feu, lezzu m, fea, lezza f
Scottish Gaelic: grannda|grànnda
Serbian:
:Cyrillic: pyжан m
:Roman: ružan m
Sicilian: làriu m, lària f
Slovak: škaredý m, škaredá f, škaredé n
Spanish: feo m, fea f
Swedish: ful

Derived terms
ugly duckling
uglification
uglify

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Revision and Credits for"ugly"
  • 2007-12-27 13:39 - Stephen G. Brown - Reverted edits by [[Special:Contributions/Delete|Delete]] ([[User_talk:Delete|Talk]]); changed back to last version by [[User:Goldenrowley|Goldenrowley]]

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