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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Something, such as a distressed building, that is unpleasant or offensive to view.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A sore upon or near the eye, as at the corner of the eye or upon an eyelid.
  • noun Hence Something offensive to the eye or sight.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Something offensive to the eye or sight; a blemish.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A displeasing sight; something prominently ugly or unsightly.
  • noun An eye lesion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun something very ugly and offensive

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