distasteful Definition

causing dislike or disgust; offensive; unpleasant.

Using distasteful: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "distasteful" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The smell of the garbage was distasteful.

  • Example

    I found his comments to be distasteful and inappropriate.

  • Example

    The movie had some distasteful scenes that made me uncomfortable.

distasteful Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: distasteful in Brief

The adjective 'distasteful' [dɪsˈteɪstfʊl] describes something that causes dislike, disgust, or offense. It is often used to describe unpleasant smells, comments, or scenes in movies. Synonyms include 'disgusting' and 'repugnant,' while antonyms include 'pleasant' and 'delightful.'