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3 definitions found
 for distasteful
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Distasteful \Dis*taste"ful\, a.
     1. Unpleasant or disgusting to the taste; nauseous;
        loathsome.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Offensive; displeasing to the feelings; disagreeable; as,
        a distasteful truth.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Distasteful answer, and sometimes unfriendly
              actions.                              --Milton.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. Manifesting distaste or dislike; repulsive. "Distasteful
        looks." --Shak.
  
     Syn: Nauseous; unsavory; unpalatable; offensive; displeasing;
          dissatisfactory; disgusting. - Dis*taste"ful*ly, adv.
          -- Dis*taste"ful*ness, n.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  distasteful
      adj 1: not pleasing in odor or taste [syn: distasteful,
             unsavory, unsavoury]
      2: highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust; "a disgusting
         smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the
         idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a
         wicked stench" [syn: disgusting, disgustful,
         distasteful, foul, loathly, loathsome, repellent,
         repellant, repelling, revolting, skanky, wicked,
         yucky]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  58 Moby Thesaurus words for "distasteful":
     abhorrent, abominable, bitter, detestable, disagreeable,
     disgusting, dislikable, displeasing, flat, flavorless, foul,
     foul-tasting, fulsome, galling, grievous, hateful, ill-flavored,
     insipid, intolerable, loathsome, mislikable, nasty, nauseating,
     nauseous, objectionable, obnoxious, odious, offensive, painful,
     repellent, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, savorless, sour,
     tasteless, thankless, ugly, unalluring, unappealing, unappetizing,
     unattractive, uncongenial, undelectable, undelicious, undesirable,
     unengaging, unenjoyable, uninviting, unlikable, unlovable,
     unpalatable, unpleasant, unpleasing, unsavory, untasteful, untasty,
     unwelcome
  
  

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