Definition of 'unenviable'
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Getting the selection right for the South Africa game is looking more and more of an unenviable task. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is an unenviable task but he must stand strong for the longterm good of racing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They now find themselves with an unenviable choice. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The guard commander had an unenviable job. Dusty Warriors: Modern Soldiers at War (2006)It is an unenviable position to be in. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Either way the president is now left with an unenviable choice. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Mir was in an unenviable position. KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)The choice is unenviable but unavoidable. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Sale have the unenviable record of having leaked more tries than any club in Premiership history. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is an unenviable situation, and not one that should make us gloat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Their security looks likely to be precarious, their task unenviable. KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)Spain will announce the winner of one of the most unenviable jobs in Europe today. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The government has a large and unenviable task, but some pundits say it is rushing policy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Much derided, but with an unenviable job. Times, Sunday Times (2014)With hindsight, his position was unenviable in the extreme. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Glastonbury's unenviable task is to put on a festival that can please both extremes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As such, he had an unenviable choice between representing himself and abandoning his claim. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The eurozone's unenviable position as the catalyst of the recent turmoil has made it deeply unpopular. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The clashes put America in an unenviable position. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So clearly some sort of context needs to be applied to that unenviable record of two wins from 22 matches. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It claims the unenviable record of having the highest number of takeaways as a percentage of population anywhere in Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is an unenviable job. The Sun (2010)Because of their lightness they don't need an airfield to take off or land and in their early days they had an unenviable safety record. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This left Broad with the unenviable task of inserting another microchip under the skin at the rhino's other end. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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