Part of speech:
Requiring care and labor; difficult or irksome:
(Law, of an action) Commenced for the purpose of giving trouble, without due cause.
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
(Physiol.) Able to respond to a stimulus
An injury to a plant caused by cutting, scraping, or other external force
Having subcutaneous tissue exposed:
Very serious; deplorable
Indicative of or resulting from anger:
The definition of unpleasant is something or someone that causes displeasure or discomfort.
Not pleasant or agreeable; causing discomfort
Full of, characterized by, or inclined to feel indignant ill will.
The style in which a garment is cut:
An injury to underlying tissues or bone in which the skin is not broken, often characterized by ruptured blood vessels and discolorations; a contusion.
An open sore (other than a wound) on the skin or some mucous membrane, as the lining of the stomach (peptic ulcer), characterized by the disintegration of the tissue and, often, the discharge of pus
A localized collection of pus surrounded by infected tissue.
A long, deep cut
A wound made by piercing with a knife, dagger, or other pointed weapon
A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
Something that disturbs one's comfort; an annoyance.
A particular form of hurt, damage, or loss:
(Informal) A source of annoyance; a nuisance:
A scraped area on the skin or mucous membranes.
Irritating; vexing; bothersome
Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
The definition of disgruntled is someone unhappy, dissatisfied or angry.
Designating or of goods, esp. repossessed goods, sold at low prices or at a loss
Referring to something that has received an infection
The definition of irate is being extremely angry.
Hurt or distressed; having the feelings hurt; offended
Likely to perform unpredictably; undependable:
Giving physical pain, as from overuse or when not fully healed; painful; hurting
Psychological or emotional injury caused by a deeply disturbing experience.
Of the nature of ulcers or an ulcer.
An ulcerlike sore, esp. in the mouth: thought to be an immune reaction
A soft, venereal, highly infectious ulcer of the genital region, caused by the bacterium Hemophilus ducreyi.
A small festering sore or ulcer; a pustule.
Something likened to an inflamed, pus-filled lesion:
Development of an ulcer.
Feeling or expressing anger or scorn, esp. at unjust, mean, or ungrateful action or treatment
Temporarily or apparently deranged by violent sensations, emotions, or ideas:
Feeling or showing anger
Angered or offended
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