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Meaning of UNCOMFORTABLE

Pronunciation:  un'kumftubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  providing or experiencing physical discomfort; "an uncomfortable chair"; "an uncomfortable day in the hot sun"
  2. [adj]  conducive to or feeling mental discomfort; "this kind of life can prove disruptive and uncomfortable"; "the uncomfortable truth"; "grew uncomfortable beneath his appraising eye"; "an uncomfortable way of surprising me just when I felt surest"; "the teacher's presence at the conference made the child very uncomfortable"
 

UNCOMFORTABLE is a 13 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: awkward, bad, comfortless, discomfited, disquieting, embarrassed, ill at ease(p), irritating, miserable, painful, self-conscious, tough, uneasy, warm, wretched
 
 Antonyms: comfortable, comfy
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Un*com"fort*a*ble\, a.
1. Feeling discomfort; uneasy; as, to be uncomfortable on
   account of one's position.

2. Causing discomfort; disagreeable; unpleasant; as, an
   uncomfortable seat or situation.

         The most dead, uncomfortable time of the year.
                                               --Addison.
   -- {Un*com"fort*a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Un*com"fort*a*bly},
   adv.

 

 

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