Pleasing and Ugly


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Pleasing adjective – Giving pleasure and satisfaction.
Usage example: pleasing in manner and appearance

Ugly is an antonym for pleasing in nice topic.
Nearby Words: pleasant, pleasure, pleased, pleasurable, pleasingly
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Ugly adjective – Causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment.
Usage example: an ugly suggestion for controlling the overpopulation of deer in the area

Pleasing is an antonym for ugly in topics: unpleasant, dangerous, unattractive.
Nearby Word: ugliness
Antonyms for Ugly
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Things that words describes

people pleasing people ugly people
appearance pleasing appearance ugly appearance
form pleasing form ugly form
costume pleasing costume ugly costume
Other nouns: way, face, design, features, version, animals.

Both words in one sentence

  • That which is aesthetically pleasing or poetically appropriate is "good" whereas that which is ugly or discordant is "bad".
  • Beauty Equals Goodness The fourth gen is generally devoid of ugly mook villains - the changelings are bug-like but still fairly aesthetically pleasing, Sombra and Nightmare Moon were sinister but attractive, and Discord's mismatched appearance makes him look weird and strange rather than ugly.
  • That which is aesthetically pleasing or poetically appropriate to the Worldweave is "good" whereas that which is ugly or discordant is "bad." They can also disagree with one another and their aesthetic sense is incomprehensible to people.
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