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ugly; unpleasant to look at

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The meaning of the word unsightly is ugly; unpleasant to look at.

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forestallprevent by taking action in advance
circumlocutionindirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
niggardlymeanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
abdicaterenounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
hindsightunderstanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
distinctionhonor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
impugndispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
statelyformal; ceremonious; grand in style or size; majestic
rabidof or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia