Definition of 'uncomfortable'
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CAN'T watch a romantic film without feeling really uncomfortable. The Sun (2017)Their doctrine is one we find uncomfortable to work with. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Over the years some feminists have railed against heels saying that society encouraged women to wear the uncomfortable footwear to satisfy men. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They should be made to feel uncomfortable when they go in and can't find a size. The Sun (2016)All you learn is what it's like to wear uncomfortable shoes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I know my boyfriend admires her but she makes me feel uncomfortable. The Sun (2016)That made her feel uncomfortable. Times, Sunday Times (2017)So I remember feeling very uncomfortable at the time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If you feel uncomfortable about it, though, you can opt out by contacting your bank. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He said:'If security is too evident they feel uncomfortable in the street. The Sun (2017)These parents are uncomfortable because they feel they are not doing their job properly. Positive Parent Power (1991)He looked quite as embarrassed and uncomfortable as the rest of us. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She was so hot and uncomfortable that she only climbed by exerting all her strength. Heidi (1881)So maybe the long and uncomfortable journey was the wisest option. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The models are wearing uncomfortable tight shirts and lots of layers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That means having difficult and uncomfortable conversations with your partner. Why Am I Afraid to Divorce? (1994)The government may finally find itself forced to address a subject that it has previously found uncomfortable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The probing continues and she is soon feeling uncomfortable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Many more will endure an uncomfortable bus journey with a sweaty armpit in their face. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And women politicians always look really uncomfortable wearing glittery skirts all the time. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was an uncomfortable situation for him. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Chicken wire just beneath the soil surface makes it uncomfortable and difficult to dig. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He is finding the plaster uncomfortable because the skin underneath feels itchy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Did you feel uncomfortable not being rescued? 50 Ways to Become a Self-Confident Woman (1989)And the actor found his chunky outfit very uncomfortable to wear. The Sun (2009)Well, it can be uncomfortable in hot weather. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was uncomfortable and hot, but it looked great. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He claimed that the original idea came to him on an uncomfortable train journey in Nigeria. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The mum of two also said her chair was uncomfortable - but claimed her demands for a replacement were snubbed. The Sun (2006)Forced together in cramped and uncomfortable evacuation centres, there was little of the visible despair and grief which one would expect. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She is embarrassed, uncomfortable, almost refusing to acknowledge the evidence she sees before her eyes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Computer programmers and secretaries are particularly susceptible as they often have to work in an uncomfortable chair, hunched over a keyboard for hours on end. Banish Headaches -how to obtain fast, drug-free relief from headache (1990)Many boards meet in cramped, uncomfortable, or poorly lit rooms. Christianity Today (2000)I felt embarrassed and uncomfortable. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'uncomfortable'
British English: uncomfortable /ʌnˈkʌmftəbl/ ADJECTIVE
If you are uncomfortable, you are not physically relaxed, and feel slight pain or discomfort.
I sometimes feel uncomfortable after eating in the evening.
- American English: uncomfortable
- Arabic: غَيْرُ مُرِيح
- Brazilian Portuguese: desconfortável
- Chinese: 不舒服的
- Croatian: neudoban
- Czech: nesvůj
- Danish: ubehagelig
- Dutch: oncomfortabel
- European Spanish: incómodo molesto
- Finnish: epämukava
- French: inconfortable
- German: unbequem
- Greek: άβολος
- Italian: scomodo
- Japanese: 心地よくない
- Korean: 불편한
- Norwegian: ubekvem
- Polish: niewygodny
- European Portuguese: desconfortável
- Romanian: inconfortabil
- Russian: неудобный
- Spanish: incómodo que carece de comodidad
- Swedish: obekväm
- Thai: ไม่สะดวกสบาย
- Turkish: rahatsız
- Ukrainian: незручний
- Vietnamese: không thoải mái
Definition of uncomfortable from the Collins English Dictionary
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