from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not delectable or pleasant.
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The problem was, most of these films seemed so undelectable.
The genial warmth which the chesnut imparted, was not undelectable for the first twenty or five-and-twenty seconds — and did no more than gently solicit
But the floor was so packed with goods and chattels, affording the most comfortable roosting for the fleas, and with children who brought in ever-fresh collections to the stock, that among the many undelectable nights we passed, none equalled in horrors that one of official introduction and high classical association.
They have not the least desire to plant their flag on those undelectable mountains.
All around them, as the car moved slowly on, were warehouses, new and old cheek by jowl together; commission merchants, their produce spilled over the sidewalk; noisy freight yards, with spur-tracks running off to shipping-rooms of all descriptions; occasional empty ground used as dumps, littered with ashes and old tin cans; over all a thousand smells, each more undelectable than the last.
"I heartily hope we shall soon be ordered away from this most undelectable coast," observed Jack.
Some weeks were spent at this most undelectable of places, so that everybody was eager to return.