Definitions

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  • adj. Not flattered.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ flattered

Examples

  • Sadly, being a Woman of No Small Bust AND a of No Small Chin, I feel like I'd look like- distinctly unflattered.

    Collared! - A Dress A Day

  • Zahi Hawass I can think of lots of other things to call him, all unflattered takes on his name chimed in about "respect" for the dead.

    Friday Night Miscellany

  • ‘Breathed to that extent,’ the Dean (not unflattered by this indirect homage) condescendingly remarks, ‘would be preferable.’

    The Mystery of Edwin Drood

  • Within a month's time, President Herbert Hoover, unflattered by the honor and recognizing that the "depleted federal treasury" line really wasn't fooling anybody, asked the marchers to please go back where they came from.

    Miniseries #3: Summer of '32

  • This kind of neckline can look good on someone who is unflattered de-flattered? by wide or scoop necklines that begin their journey downward from a distance away from the base of the neck.

    Oooooh. - A Dress A Day

  • My reasoning is that TPM measures must maintain fair use as mandated by the law, and when the the copyrights etc expires, the same DRM measure must ensure unflattered access to the material as permitted by law.

    Uses and abuses of TPMs

  • Only watched about 10 minutes of it, but Helena Bonham Carter was being so shrill and was so unflattered by the costumes I don't know if I'll be able to watch it all.

    Archive 2004-11-01

  • "'Unscrupulous' isn't the word I use when I explain myself to myself, but as an unflattered description, such as one my enemies might use to describe me, I dare say it is fairly accurate."

    Ridgway of Montana (Story of To-Day, in Which the Hero Is Also the Villain)

  • For answer Berenice's deep, almost black-blue eyes turned on her admirer with solemn unflattered consideration.

    The Titan

  • The women like Mrs. Rosscott know why the Aunt Marys go unflattered, but the Aunt Marys never understand.

    The Rejuvenation of Aunt Mary

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